African Plant Database

Bussea eggelingii Verdc.
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Protologue : Kew Bull. 1957, 350 (1957)
Information on the genus : Bussea
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 12 m; crown rounded, bole straight; flowers yellow, the colour of those of Peltophorum pterocarpum from Asia and Australia, and with very similar blackish-rusty inflorescence-axes; quite mature pods unknown.
Ecology : Margin of closed forest; ?710 or ± 820 m alt.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 70919
Record n°70919
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