African Plant Database

Pellegriniodendron diphyllum (Harms) J. Léonard
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Information on the genus : Pellegriniodendron
Basionym : Macrolobium diphyllum Harms
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Gilbertiodendron diphyllum (Harms) Estrella & Devesa
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Macrolobium diphyllum Harms (1901)
 Gilbertiodendron diphyllum (Harms) Estrella & Devesa (2012)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Macrolobium reticulatum Hutch.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 15-25 m; trunk to 20 cm Ø, rarely more; lower branches drooping near ground, crown straggling. Habitus like Gilbertiodendron limba.
Ecology : In small stands in humid places; riversides; in shady parts of evergreen forest.
  Resembling Gilbertiodendron unijugum.
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Record n°70414
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