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Afzelia bella Harms

Specimen

MNHN-P-P00187111
AFT (Tropical Africa)

Taxonomy

Fabaceae
Afzelia bella Harms

Origin

About 8km. S. of Kribi
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1969-6-12
2° 52' 0.012'' N ; 9° 54' 0'' E
Trec, about 10m. tall, smooth brown branches with grey-silvery sheen,rhachis pale green, leaflets leathery, smooth, rather shiny pale green with pale green nerves above, paler and midrib prom. below, inflor. and bracts greyish pale green, bracts inside vividly light green, 2 calyx lobes similar but slightly paler, petal with pale green claw, limb white with large dark red mark in the centre, filaments pale green with dark red base, anthers black-purple, pistil very pale green
edge of riverine forest in sec. regrowth on S. bank of Lobé R.

Determination history

Bosch 1976
operation de numerisation 2010-2012