African Plant Database

Cassia jaegeri Keay
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Protologue : Bull. Inst. Franc. Afrique Noire, Ser. A, 18: 3
Information on the genus : Cassia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Chamaecrista jaegeri (Keay) Lock
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial, slender subwoody erect herb or undershrub 1-1,8 m tall.
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Ecology : Dry open forest on slopes with Butyrospermum parkii, Khaya senegalensis, Parkia biglobosa, etc. (Mali); sand or soil with ferrugineous fine gravels; woody savanna; grassfield; rocky soils; with Lepidagathis anobrya, Tephrosia platycarpa, etc...

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
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