African Plant Database


Bikinia media Wieringa
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Protologue : Wageningen Agr. Univ. Pap. 99(4): 230 (1999)
Information on the genus : Bikinia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 30(-?40) m; crown irregular; bole cylindrical, branchless for to ±20 m, DBH to 1 m; base with small feet to 1 m high, maybe also with larger buttresses to 2 m high and 4 m long.
Ecology : (Sub-)canopy tree of primary and old secondary dryland rain-forest; solitary or in 3-tree groups; 200-900 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 71124
 
Record n°71124
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