African Plant Database

Bikinia durandii (F. Hallé & Normand) Wieringa
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Information on the genus : Bikinia
Basionym : Monopetalanthus durandii F. Hallé & Normand
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Monopetalanthus durandii F. Hallé & Normand
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to ±60 m; crown usually narrow and irregular; bole cylindrical, to ±30 m long, to 1,3 m ø; base with small or rather broad to 2,5 m high buttresses, that may radiate several metres.
Ecology : Canopy tree of dryland rain-forest; usually growing in groups of ±10 mature trees; 180-600 m alt.
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carte afrique num 71120
Record n°71120
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