African Plant Database

Newtonia hildebrandtii (Vatke) Torre
Family : Mimosaceae
Information on the genus : Newtonia
Basionym : Piptadenia hildebrandtii Vatke
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Newtonia hildebrandtii (Vatke) Torre var. hildebrandtii
 Piptadenia hildebrandtii Vatke (1880)
Taxon infra-specific
Newtonia hildebrandtii (Vatke) Torre var. hildebrandtii
Newtonia hildebrandtii var. pubescens Brenan
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 25 m; anthers without an apical gland.
Ecology : Riverine forests; dry areas with high water-table, associated with Faidherbia albida, Acacia polyacantha subsp. campylacantha, Dobera; also in bushland; 120-1500 m alt.
  S. Africa.
  Comprises 2 vars.
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Record n°176707
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