Albizia forbesii Benth.

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Status: Native
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Derivation of specific name: forbesii: named after John Forbes (1799-1823), an English plant collector and naturalist. As representative of the Horticultural Society of London he visited the Cape in 1822. He died on the Zambezi River in Mozambique the following year.
Habitat: In various types of woodland, bushland and thickets, usually coastal.
Altitude range: Up to 250 m
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania, Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Mpumalanga, KwaZulu-Natal South Africa.
Mozambique distribution: N,Z,MS,GI,M
Growth form(s): Tree.
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Literature:

Brenan, J.P.M. (1970). Mimosoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(1) Pages 122 - 123.

Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 225. (Includes a picture).

Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 215.

Drummond, R.B. (1975). A list of trees, shrubs and woody climbers indigenous or naturalised in Rhodesia. Kirkia 10(1) Page 240.

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Flora of Zimbabwe: Albizia forbesii

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Albizia forbesii
African Plant Database: Albizia forbesii
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Albizia forbesii
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Albizia forbesii
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Albizia forbesii
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Albizia forbesii
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Albizia forbesii
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Albizia forbesii
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Albizia forbesii
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Albizia forbesii
JSTOR Plant Science: Albizia forbesii
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Albizia forbesii
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Albizia forbesii
The Plant List (version 1.1): Albizia forbesii
Tropicos: Albizia forbesii


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Albizia forbesii.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=125640, retrieved 19 June 2019

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