African Plant Database


Combretum nigricans var. elliotii (Engl. & Diels) Aubrév.
Family : COMBRETACEAE
Information on the genus : Combretum
Basionym : Combretum elliotii Engl. & Diels
 
 
Status
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
 
Map
carte afrique num 805
 
Record n°805
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