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Noun1.Brachystegia - small genus of tropical African timber trees having pale golden heartwood uniformly striped with dark brown or black:Brachystegia - small genus of tropical African timber trees having pale golden heartwood uniformly striped with dark brown or black:
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Caesalpinioideae, subfamily Caesalpinioideae - alternative name in some classification systems for the family Caesalpiniaceae
Brachystegia speciformis, msasa - small shrubby African tree having compound leaves and racemes of small fragrant green flowers
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chrysothrix were the most preferred species for sawn timber, the abundant lesser used species such as Julbernardia paniculata, Brachystegia spiciformis and Brachystegia boehmii, among the top ten hardwoods in the country, should also be promoted for bioenergy production and carbon trade (Hagglom and Partners 2016).
Methanol Stem Bark Extract of Brachystegia eurycoma possesses significant anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties (Igbe et al.
Miombo woodlands are characterised by the co- dominance of C4 grass species that grow alongside Cyprus species and trees species of the genera Brachystegia Julbernadia and Isorberia (Campbell 1996; Banda et al.
Essentially, they are areas of pristine Brachystegia woodland with streams, their associated grassland areas and rocky outcrops (some with San bushman paintings).
Bicoxidens species have been collected in diverse vegetation types, including Brachystegia or Acacia-dominated savannah woodland, and riverine and montane habitats (Mwabvu et al.
The natural vegetation prior to plantation establishment was miombo woodlands mainly Brachystegia spiciformis, Julbernardia globiflora, and woodlands of Cussonia spp.
Lowland forest clearing; Diospyros cornei/Dobera loranthifolia woodland, dry salt marsh, forest scarp road, bush and grasses at forest edge, thicket clumps, Brachystegia woodland, riverine forest and thicket, open thicket and tall grass, open field and coconut plantation, dry thicket and lush roadside grass, damp grass sedges and bushes, fallow in old maize, savanna-forest mosaic, clearing with tall grass clumps, lowland rainforest, riverine grassland in degraded woodland, sisal plantation (Jago 1994a); on Mt Kilimanjaro only found twice in a remnant of colline wet forest (Kahe forest) and on a swampy montane grassland near Marangu.
La vegetacion se caracteriza por formaciones primarias de pluvisilva tropical, con presencia importante de arboles como Pterocarpus soyauxii, Teighemella africana, Brachystegia mildbraedii, Canarium velutinum, Erythrophloeum ivorense, Uapaca guineensis, Dacryodes buettneri y Parkia bicolor.
A single Borassus palm impressively heads skywards over a small clearing, where a tented dining area stands, the laced arms of Brachystegia trees embrace above.
The study identified 132 plant species, with the Caesalpinoideae family totalling 11 species: (1) Brachystegia laurentii, (2) Copaifera mildbraedii, (3) Cynometra sessiliyqora, (4) Erythrophloeum suavolens, (5) Gilbertiodendron dewrei, (6) Guibortia demeusei, (7) Julbernalia sp.
Asimismo, Onguene y Kuyper (2002) reportaron que las redes miceliales de ECM juegan un importante papel en la supervivencia de arboles tropicales de los generos Brachystegia, Afzelia, Paraberlinia y Tetraberlinia.
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).