African Plant Database

Paramacrolobium coeruleum (Taub.) J. Léonard
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Information on the genus : Paramacrolobium
Basionym : Vouapa coerulea Taub.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Macrolobium coeruleum (Taub.) Harms
 Vouapa coerulea Taub. (1894)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Macrolobium coeruleoides De Wild. (1907)
=Macrolobium dawei Hutch. & Dalziel (1928)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 5-40 m; bole cylindrical, free to 20 m length, by 15-60 cm Ø, but often irregular, ramose from the base, with low ascending branches; buttressed at base; crown spreading with drooping branches.
Ecology : Closed evergreen forest, rain-forest on firm ground; river sides in Brachystegia forest-woodland; gallery forest; often forming clumps; 1-525 m alt.
  Not in Cameroon and Gabon.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
carte afrique num 70383
Record n°70383
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