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Current Determination
Delonix floribunda (Baill.) Capuron Family: Fabaceae Determined By: Du Puy, Phillipson & Rabevohitra 1991
Collection Information
Collectors George E. Schatz
Collector Team George E. Schatz
Collection Number 1750
Collection Date 2 November 1987
Location Madagascar, Toliara
Keywords [Andrevo , MAD
Coordinate 23°04'S 043°35'E (-23.0666600, 43.5833300)
Elevation 20 m
Herbaria MO
Description Tree to 7 m tall with swollen trunk, the outer bark chlorophyllous, then peeling rusty red. Tree mostly leafless. Inflor- escences terminal upright. Flowers form- ing brush. Calyx olive green. Vestigial petal white fading (drying) yellow. Filaments, anthers olive-yellow. Sunbirds feeding on nectar. Photo.
Locality 35 km N of Toliara along coast road. Deciduous forest with Adansonia fony. Southern Domain.
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Projects: Madagascar

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