African Plant Database


Terminalia mollis M. A. Lawson
Family : COMBRETACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 2: 417 (1871)
Information on the genus : Terminalia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Terminalia torulosa F. Hoffm. (1889)
=Terminalia spekei Rolfe (1906)
=Terminalia suberosa R. E. Fr. (1914)
=Terminalia mildbreadii Gilg ex Mildbr.
=Terminalia dewevrei De Wild. & T. Durand (1900)
=Terminalia kerstingii Engl. (1907)
=Terminalia reticulata Engl. (1907) 1907, non Roth 1821
=Terminalia glandulosa De Wild. (1929)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree (rarely shrub) 5-13(-20) m high by 60 cm girth.
Ecology : Wooded grassland, often co-dominant; Brachystegia woodland; dry forest of Leguminosae and Anogeissus; ironstone woodland; miombo-woodland; 140-2170 m alt. Not in Ethiopia (or in the SW?).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Combretaceae: 88-89 (1973).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 708
 
Record n°708
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