African Plant Database

Caperonia latifolia Pax
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot. 10: 159 (1892)
Information on the genus : Caperonia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual, weak herb with simple, rather stout stems to 90 cm tall.
Ecology : In and by ponds; 20-570 m alt. (São Tomé).
  São Tomé; tropical America.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 207
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 107704
Record n°107704
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