Brachystegia


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  • noun

Synonyms for Brachystegia

small genus of tropical African timber trees having pale golden heartwood uniformly striped with dark brown or black:

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These tests identified species compatible with cement without needing any water treatment (Amblygonocarpus andongensis and Brachystegia speciformis) as well as the species becoming compatible after a simple cold- or hot-water extraction of water-soluble components of wood (Pterocarpus angolensis, Kaya nyasica, Erythrophleum suaveoleuns, Albizia adianthifolia, and Sterculia appendiculata).
Jocque, Brachystegia woodland (MRAC 153 030); 1[female] same locality, 6.
Changes in photosynthesis and water status of developing leaves of Brachystegia spiciformis Benth.
The trees are Brachystegia leonensis, Brachystegia eurycoma, Brachystegia nigerica, Brachystegia boehmii and Microberlinia brazzavillensis.
Habitat: Doratogonus rugifrons occurs predominantly in the savanna biome and its presence seems to be related to the distribution of Brachystegia woodland in the northern parts of its range (Hamer & Slotow 2000).