Silver Cluster-leaf

Scientific Name
Terminalia sericea Burch. ex DC.
Higher Classification
Common Names
Amangwe-amhlope (z), Assegai Wood (e), Bloubos (a), Bosvaalbos (a), Geelhout (a), Geelhoutboom (a), Mangwe (nd), Mogonono (tw), Moxonono (ns), Mususu (v), Nkonola (ts), Sand Yellow Wood (e), Sandgeelhout (a), Sandsalie (a), Sandvaalboom (a), Sandvaalbos (a), Silver Cluster-leaf (e), Silver Terminalia (e), Silver Tree Terminalia (e), Silwerboom (a), Transvaal Silver Tree (e), Vaalboom (a), Vaalbos (a), Wild Quince (e), Yellow Wood (e)
National Status
Status and Criteria
Least Concern
Assessment Date
W. Foden & L. Potter
This taxon was not selected in any one of four screening processes for highlighting potential taxa of conservation concern for detailed assessment and was hence given an automated status of Least Concern. The Threatened Species Programme is currently systematically completing full assessments for all taxa with an automated status. If you disagree with this taxon's status, please contact the Threatened Species Programme at the link below.
Not endemic to South Africa
Provincial distribution
Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, Northern Cape, North West
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Terminalia sericea Burch. ex DC.Least Concern Raimondo et al. (2009)

Boon, R. 2010. Pooley's Trees of eastern South Africa. Flora and Fauna Publications Trust, Durban.

Raimondo, D., von Staden, L., Foden, W., Victor, J.E., Helme, N.A., Turner, R.C., Kamundi, D.A. and Manyama, P.A. 2009. Red List of South African Plants. Strelitzia 25. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.

Foden, W. & Potter, L. 2005. Terminalia sericea Burch. ex DC. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2022/07/01

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Distribution map

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