Daniellia alsteeniana P.A.Duvign.

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Daniellia alsteeniana

Seed; Ntumbachusi falls; Oct 1997.
Photo: Mike Bingham

Daniellia alsteeniana

Kundabwika Falls
Jul 2013
Photo: Mike Bingham

Daniellia alsteeniana

Kalungwishi Riverine
Oct 2017
Photo: Mike Bingham

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Common names: Mukulu-busyika (Bemba)
Status: Native
Tree to 25 m tall; stipule intrapetiolar, enfolding the bud; leaves pinnate, leaflets in 4−7 pairs; pod compressed, comma-shaped, the single large seed attached to the papery endocarp of one of the valves, serving as a parachute.
Type location:
DRC, Katanga
Notes: Red data status: EN A1acd
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: Miombo woodland.
Altitude range: 1200 m
Flowering time:Sep
Worldwide distribution:
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): N
Zambian distribution (Provinces): Lp
Growth form(s):
Endemic status:
Red data list status: Endangered
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Content last updated: Friday 10 November 2017

Brummitt, R.K., Chikuni, A.C., Lock, J.M. & Polhill, R.M. (2007). Leguminosae Subfamily Caesalpinioideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(2) Pages 39 - 41. (Includes a picture).

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Daniellia alsteeniana
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Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Daniellia alsteeniana.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=186260, retrieved 28 September 2023

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