1. Family: Combretaceae R.Br.
    1. Genus: Terminalia L.
      1. Terminalia griffithsiana Liben

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. DR Congo to NW. Zambia.

    [FZ]

    Combretaceae, A. W. Exell. Flora Zambesiaca 4. 1978

    Habit
    Shrub 4–8 m. high with a short thick twisted stem.
    Leaves
    Leaves spirally arranged, congested at the ends of the branchlets; lamina 9–22 x 6·5–14 cm., obovate, apex rounded or retuse, base cuneate and ± decurrent into the petiole, golden-yellow-tomentellous; lateral nerves 10–14 pairs, prominent.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescences of axillary spikes 10–12 cm. long.
    Receptacle
    Lower receptacle tomentellous; upper receptacle densely pubescent.
    Stamens
    Stamens 3 mm. long; anthers 0·5 mm. long.
    Disc
    Disk densely pilose.
    Fruits
    Fruits 3–3·5 x 1·8 cm., elliptic, tomentellous, apex rounded or emarginate, base cuneate, stipe 2·5–3 mm. long.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Zambia, Zaïre

    Terminalia griffithsiana Liben appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 35: 181 (1965)

    Accepted by

    • Launert, E. (ed.) (1978). Flora Zambesiaca 4: 1-658. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Liben, L. (1968). Flore du Congo du Rwanda et du Burundi, Combretaceae: 1-105. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique, Bruxelles.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Liben, L. (1968). Flore du Congo du Rwanda et du Burundi, Combretaceae: 1-105. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique, Bruxelles.

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0