Albizia coriaria Welw. ex Oliv.

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Albizia coriaria

15m tall tree at margin of riverine forest above falls;
Lumangwe falls; Sep 2008.
Photo: Mike Bingham

Albizia coriaria

Medium-size tree in woodland;
Lake Mweru, Manunga; Oct 1980.
Photo: Mike Bingham

Albizia coriaria

Medium-size tree in woodland;
Lake Mweru, Manunga; Oct 1980.
Photo: Mike Bingham

Albizia coriaria

Leaf upper side from 15m tall tree at margin of riverine forest above falls;
Lumangwe falls; Sep 2008.
Photo: Mike Bingham

Albizia coriaria

Leaf lower side from 15m tall tree at margin of riverine forest above falls;
Lumangwe falls; Sep 2008.
Photo: Mike Bingham

Albizia coriaria

Pods of a 15m tall tree at margin of riverine forest above falls;
Lumangwe falls; Sep 2008.
Photo: Mike Bingham

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Frequency: Occasional
Status: Native
Description:
Tree 6-36 m. high; crown spreading, flat; bark rough, dark; young branchlets puberulous. Leaf with 3-6 pairs of pinnae, with leaflets in 6-11 pairs, discolorous, the undersides paler. Flowers: white, stamens red about, white below. Pod dehiscent.
Type location:
Angola
Notes:
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Riverine forest margin; fall grass woodland.
Altitude range: 1000 m (approx)
Flowering time:Sep - Oct
Worldwide distribution: From Ivory Coast and (Southern?) Sudan to Tanzania and NE Zambia.
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Lp,N
Growth form(s): Tree.
Endemic status:
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Content last updated: Monday 30 September 2013
Literature:

Biegel, H.M. (1977). Check-list of ornamental plants used in Rhodesian parks and gardens. Rhodesia Agricultural Journal. Research Report No. 3. Page 20.

Brenan, J.P.M. (1970). Mimosoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(1) Page 116.

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Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Albizia coriaria

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Albizia coriaria
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BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Albizia coriaria
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Albizia coriaria
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Flora Zambesiaca web site: Albizia coriaria
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Albizia coriaria
Ispot Southern Africa: Albizia coriaria
JSTOR Plant Science: Albizia coriaria
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Albizia coriaria
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Albizia coriaria
The Plant List (version 1.1): Albizia coriaria
Tropicos: Albizia coriaria


Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-19

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2019). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Albizia coriaria.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=184660, retrieved 27 May 2019

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