African Plant Database

Combretum nigricans var. elliotii (Engl. & Diels) Aubrév.
Information on the genus : Combretum
Basionym : Combretum elliotii Engl. & Diels
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Combretum elliotii Engl. & Diels (1899)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Combretum lecananthum Engl. & Diels (1899)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree, 4-10 m high, 1 m in girth; bole often twisted.
Ecology : Savanna; Combretum-Terminalia woodland on recent lava flows; fringing forest; cuirass, concretions, skeletal soils; to 1900 m alt. Comprises 2 vars. but intermediates exist.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 805
Record n°805
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