Entry burasaia
Part of speech noun
English definition Endemic genus with 5 species. Burasaia is distributed in humid to subhumid evergreen forest, as well as dry semi-deciduous in the Ambongo-Boina region. It can be recognized by its alternate, usually trifoliolate compound leaves, the petiole varying greatly in length, with a somewhat swollen, geniculate pulvinus toward the apex. [Schatz: Flora]
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Scientific name burasaia
Analogues  alakamisy ~ amborasamanitra

Updated on 2009/10/28