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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tanzania.

[FTEA]

Combretaceae, G. E. Wickens. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1973

Morphology General Habit
Climbing shrub.
Morphology Leaves
Leaf-lamina elliptic, 4–6 cm. long, 1.5–3 cm. wide, glabrous; lateral nerves 5 pairs, prominent, reticulation prominent, domatia present in the nerve-axils; petiole 5–8 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence of few spikes 6–8 cm. long, forming axillary panicles.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Receptacle
Lower receptacle 1.5 mm. long; upper receptacle broadly cup-shaped, glabrous.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Sepals semielliptic-deltoid, ± 1 mm. long, acute.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals white, spathulate, 2 mm. long, 0.8 mm. wide, clawed, glabrous.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamen-filaments ± 2 mm. long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Disc
Disk with pilose margin.
Habitat
Bushland; 500 m.
Distribution
T8

Native to:

Tanzania

Combretum lindense Exell & Mildbr. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 14: 105 (1938)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Wickens, G.E. (1973). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Combretaceae: 1-99.

Literature

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Exell & Mildbr. in Notizblatt des Botanischen Gartens und Museums zu Berlin-Dahelm 14: 105 (1938).
  • J.P.M. Brenan, Check-lists of the Forest Trees and Shrubs of the British Empire no. 5, part II, Tanganyika Territory p. 134 (1949).

Flora of Tropical East Africa
Flora of Tropical East Africa
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0