Brachystegia


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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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Anti-inflammatory and Analgesic Effects of the Methanol Stem Bark Extract of Brachystegia eurycoma Harms (Fabaceae).
The area is located in a miombo ecoregion; an area characterised by the miombo ecosystem dominated by Brachystegia boehmii Julbernardia globiflora and Terminalia species.
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2] of trackless wilderness covered by brachystegia and miombo woodland, palm-fringed swamp and sand rivers.
The upper layer of these woody savannahs is dominated by species that share the formation of ectomycorrhiza: species of the genera Brachystegia and Julbernardia (both Leguminosae) in the African miombo, dipterocarps in Indochina, and eucalyptus in Australia.
The vegetation is dominated by Brachystegia and Julbernardia spp.
The mine is situated approximately 680 m above sea level, and is surrounded by a broken granite terrain covered with Brachystegia woodland.
The Kalahari sand zones are the most extensive and they support commercially valuable Baikiaea plurijuga woodlands associated with Pterocarpus angolensis, Recinodendron rautanenii, Burkea Africana, Brachystegia spiciformis, Julbernadia globiflora, Terminalia sereca, Guibourtia coleosperma, Combretum species and Diplorynchus condylocarpon.
Jocque, Brachystegia woodland (MRAC 153 030); 1[female] same locality, 6.
They feed on plants of the genera Afzelia, Brachystegia, Julbernardia, Lonchocarpus, and Xeroderris.
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).
Larvae feed on plants of the genera Afzelia quanzensis, Brachystegia spiciformis, and Julbernardia globiflora.
Larvae feed on plants of the genera Brachystegia, Julbernardia, Amblygonocarpus, and Dalbergia.