African Plant Database

Erythrina sacleuxii Hua
Protologue : Bull. Mens. Soc. Linn. Paris, sér. 2 1: 54 (1898)
Information on the genus : Erythrina
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stiffly branched tree 9-24 m, with open rounded crown; bark grey-brown, smooth, but with ridges of scattered corky prickle-tipped emergences; commencing to flower before the leaves develop;
Ecology : Scattered-tree grassland; bushland; open woodland; semi-deciduous and evergreen coastal forest; also as a relic in coconut and mixed plantations; 0-450 m alt.
  The type of E. webberi Bak. f. consists of the leaflets of E. sacleuxii and the inflorescence of E. abyssinica.
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Record n°63816
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