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Current Determination
Commiphora mahafaliensis Capuron Family: Burseraceae Determined By: R.E. Gereau, 1995
Previous Determinations
!Commiphora Jacq. Family: Burseraceae Determined By:
Collection Information
Collectors B.P. Du Puy & et al.
Collector Team B.P. Du Puy
et al.
Collection Number MB602
Collection Date 1 February 1990
Location Madagascar, Toliara, Atsimo-Andrefana
Keywords MAD , Biny
Coordinate 23°31'S 043°46'E (-23.5166600, 43.7666600)
Elevation 20 m
Herbaria MO, TAN
Description Small tree to ca. 1.5 m tall; bole cylindrical, pewter grey, smooth with weeping, a whiplike terminal branches which have a zigzag form. The leaves are presented on lateral spurs, grey green. Flowers occuring only on youngest growth.
Locality Ca. 20 km south of Toliara on route to (St. Augustin) Anantsono, locality known as 'Biny'. Calcareous escarpment with exposed limestone rocks. Scrub vegetation; Commiphora sp., Diospyros and Acanthaceae shrubs.
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