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Parkia madagascariensis R. Vig. Family: Fabaceae Determined By:
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Collectors Chris Birkinshaw
Collector Team Chris Birkinshaw
Collection Number 146
Collection Date 18 August 1992
Location Madagascar, Antsiranana
Keywords Lokobe RN
Coordinate 13°25'S 048°18'E (-13.4166600, 48.3000000)
Elevation 50 m
Herbaria
Description Tree 20 m high. Frequent in Lokobe Forest. Flowers eaten by lemurs. Flowers visited (pollinated?) at night by fruit bats and black lemurs - drink nectar. Fruit collected on a later date. Alt. 50 m.
Locality Reserve Naturelle Integrale No. 6 - Lokobe. South side of the reserve ("Study Site" for the Black Lemur Forest Project), 5 km southeast of Hell Ville, Nossi Be. Lowland evergreen rainforest.
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