African Plant Database

Mimosa suffruticosa (Vatke) Drake
Family : Mimosaceae
Protologue : Hist. Phys. Madagascar 30: 45 (1902)
Information on the genus : Mimosa
Basionym : Entada suffruticosa Vatke
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Entada suffruticosa Vatke (1880)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Mimosa decurrens Bojer ex Benth. (1875)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or arborescent shrub; stems glabrous or very nearly so, very sparingly armed with upcurved prickles ± 2,5 mm long.
Ecology : Ecology unknown in tropical Africa (Zanzibar, without locality). Sandy soils in Madagascar; possibly in Réunion.
Biol./Eco : Shrub; Dry; ; 0-499 m, 500-999 m; distribution: Mascarenes, Africa,
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see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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