African Plant Database


Combretum adenogonium Steud. ex A. Rich.
Family : COMBRETACEAE
Protologue : Tent. Fl. Abyss. 1: 266 (1848)  
Information on the genus : Combretum
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Combretum kilossanum Engl. & Diels
=Combretum ghasalense Engl. & Diels (1899)
=Combretum albidiflorum Engl. & Diels (1899)
=Combretum multispicatum Engl. & Diels (1899)
=Combretum subvernicosum Engl. & Diels (1899)
=Combretum undulatum Engl. & Diels (1899)
=Combretum ternifolium Engl. & Diels (1899)
=Combretum tetraphyllum Diels (1907)
=Combretum chevalieri Diels (1907)
=Combretum haynesianum Diels
=Combretum fragrans F. Hoffm. (1889)
=Combretum kamatutu De Wild. (1904)
=Combretum augustinum Diels (1907)
=Combretum basarense Engl. (1907)
=Combretum dalzielii Hutch. (1927)
=Combretum zechii Diels (1907)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Deciduous shrub or tree to 10(-12) m high and >70 cm in girth; bark with reticulate fissures, bark of branches peeling.
Ecology : Deciduous woodland and wooded grassland with Lonchocarpus, Rhus, Acacia, Grewia molle, sometimes on rocks; often associated with seasonally waterlogged and heavy clay soils; also on rocky slopes; 50-2300 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:181, 217, 325 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 160 (1991).
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 220 (2006).

Bibliography other :
  • Bothalia 41: 143 (2011)
 
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