African Plant Database


Erythrina mildbraedii Harms
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Wiss. Erg. Deut. Zentr.-Afr. Exped. (1907-1908), Bot.
Information on the genus : Erythrina
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Erythrina problematica P.A. Duvign. & Rochez
=Erythrina altissima A. Chev. (1911)
=Erythrina klainei Pierre ex Harms (1913)
=Erythrina klainei auct. of FWTA 1, not of Pierre ex Harms
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree buttressed at the base, 12-36 m tall, with grey bole 0,3-1,25 m or more Ø, armed with conical corky-based spines; bark smooth; usually flowering (long pink racemes) when leafless;
Ecology : Rain-forest; deciduous and half-deciduous forest; near swamp; secondary forest; 500-1600 m alt.
  Not in Mali. One of the largest and one of the most beautiful species in the genus when in bloom.
 
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Record n°63813
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