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Adansonia grandidieri Baill. Search in The Plant ListSearch in IPNISearch in Australian Plant Name IndexSearch in NYBG Virtual HerbariumSearch in Muséum national d'Histoire naturelleSearch in Type Specimen Register of the U.S. National HerbariumSearch in Virtual Herbaria AustriaSearch in JSTOR Plant ScienceSearch in SEINetSearch in African Plants Database at Geneva Botanical Garden Decrease font Increase font Restore font
 

Published In: Histoire Physique, Naturelle et Politique de Madagascar Pl. 79Bbis(2), 79E(1). 1893. (Hist. Phys. Madagascar) Name publication detail
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/10/2009)
Acceptance : Accepted
Taxon Profile     (Last Modified On 6/20/2011)
Distribution: Endemic to Madagascar
Lifeform/Habit: Tree
Vegetation Formation: Anthropic, Forest
Bioclimate: Subarid
Elevation: 0-499 m
Provinces: Toliara
- Toliara Regions: Atsimo-Andrefana, Menabe
Protected Areas: Andranomena
NAP and other important sites outside protected areas: Mikea
Rarity: Known only from 2-5 localities
Type(s) of accepted name: H. Grevé - 275
Type(s) of syns and other voucher(s): Baum, David A. - 345
Notes: Adansonia grandidieri is one of the most iconic of Malagasy plants, and is represented in our project logo. It is the tallest of the baobabs and its stately form has inspired many photographers. Although restricted in distributional range, it is often present in such numbers that certain localities present an astonishing and breathtaking scene. Click here for additional information and a special photo gallery.

 

 


 

 
 
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