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Terminalia schimperiana Hochst.
Family : COMBRETACEAE
Protologue : Schimperi iter Abyssinicum 1638 (1844)
Information on the genus : Terminalia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Terminalia glaucescens Planch. ex Benth. (1849)
=Terminalia baumannii Engl. & Diels (1900)
=Terminalia passargei Engl. ex Engl. & Diels (1900)
=Terminalia togoensis Engl. & Diels (1900)
=Terminalia velutina Rolfe (1906)
=Terminalia longipes Engl. (1907)
=*Terminalia excelsior A. Chev. (1913)
=Terminalia flava Engl. (1921)
=Terminalia salicifolia Schweinf.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 7-13 m.
Ecology : Combretum-Terminalia-Stereospermum-Piliostigma woodland and wooded grassland, on rocky slopes, black clay or sandy soil; often a dominant element; often persisting in cultivated areas; gallery forest; 140-1830 m alt. Not in Senegal?

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:188 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 225 (2006).

Bibliography other :
  • Monogr. Afrik. Pflanzen.-Fam. 4: 14 (1900).
  • Kew Bull. 41: 962 (1986)
  • Friis I. & S. Demissew (2020). Terminalia (Combretaceae) in northern tropical Africa: Priority andtypification of T. schimperiana and T. glaucescens; typification ofother synonyms of T. schimperiana and of T. avicennioides Taxon 69(2): 375LT2
2 Publishing with molecular analysis
 
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