African Plant Database


Terminalia scutifera Planch. ex M.A. Lawson
Family : COMBRETACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 2: 417 (1871)
Information on the genus : Terminalia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 7-15 m high, with gnarled bole branching from near the base.
Ecology : Coastal habitats in mangrove swamp vegetation or fresh water swamp forest. Closely related to T. nyssaefolia Britton from the West Indies and northern S. America in similar habitats.
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
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Record n°714 modified 2009-09-02
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