African Plant Database


Faurea saligna Harv.
Family : PROTEACEAE
Protologue : London J. Bot. 6: 373. t. 15 (1847)
Information on the genus : Faurea
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 17(-20) m, with slender straight trunk and willow-like appearance; bark dark grey to black; wood pale yellow to red; leaves glaucous, glabrous, with long petiole (2 cm), clustered at ends of branchlets.
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Ecology : Brachystegia woodland or grassland; common as scattered trees; 700-1800 m alt. S. Africa (Transvaal, Natal), Swaziland.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Tree- Ht 7 - 20 m. Alt 900 - 1500 m. Distribution: LES, GA, KN, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1993). Flora of Tropical East Africa Proteaceae: 4,6
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa : 552 (1966).
  • Gen. Gram. : 127 (1986).
  • Trees Natal, Zululand & Transkei : 82 (1993).
  • Wild Flrs north. South Africa : 122 (1997).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 82625
 
Record n°82625
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