Deinbollia borbonica Scheff.

Selected images: Click on each image to see a larger version and details of the record View all images (3)

Deinbollia borbonica

Picture: Warren McCleland
Rio Muacamula, Macomia District, Cabo Delgado.

Deinbollia borbonica

Picture: Warren McCleland
Rio Muacamula, Macomia District, Cabo Delgado.

Deinbollia borbonica

Picture: Warren McCleland
Rio Muacamula, Macomia District, Cabo Delgado.

Specimen citations: Display citations Detailed records: Display species records QDS maps by: Google Maps Point records by Google Maps

Species details: Click on each item to see an explanation of that item (Note: opens a new window)

Synonyms: Deinbollia nyikensis Baker
Common names:
Status: Native
Tree with brownish hairy branches when young. Leaves c. 20 cm long, pinnate with 6-10 leaflets; leaflets subsessile, oblong-elliptic, up to 14 cm long, almost hairless above, sparsely pubescent beneath, rounded to subcordate at the base; margin entire; petiole up to 7 cm long. Inflorescences terminal or axillary, up to 20 cm long, brownish hairy. Flowers small white with c. 17 stamens. Fruit ellipsoid up to 18 mm long, brownish hairy.
Type location:
Derivation of specific name:
Altitude range:
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique and Zambia.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N
Zambian distribution (Provinces):
Growth form(s):
Endemic status:
Red data list status:
Insects associated with this species:
Spot characters: Display spot characters for this species
Content last updated: Saturday 20 August 2016

Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 532. (Includes a picture).

Exell, A.W. (1966). Sapindaceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(2) Page 522. Also as Deinbollia nyikensis

Other sources of information about Deinbollia borbonica:

Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Deinbollia borbonica
Flora of Mozambique: Deinbollia borbonica

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Deinbollia borbonica
African Plant Database: Deinbollia borbonica
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Deinbollia borbonica
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Deinbollia borbonica
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Deinbollia borbonica
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Deinbollia borbonica
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Deinbollia borbonica
JSTOR Plant Science: Deinbollia borbonica
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Deinbollia borbonica
Plants of the World Online: Deinbollia borbonica
Tropicos: Deinbollia borbonica
Wikipedia: Deinbollia borbonica

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Deinbollia borbonica., retrieved 24 April 2024

Site software last modified: 10 May 2018 10:51pm
Terms of use