African Plant Database

Argomuellera macrophylla Pax
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 19: 90 (1894)
Information on the genus : Argomuellera
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pycnocoma hirsuta Prain (1909)
=Pycnocoma hutchinsonii Beille (1914)
=Pycnocoma laurentii De Wild. (1908)
=Pycnocoma parviflora Pax (1909)
=Pycnocoma sapinii De Wild.
=Pycnocoma sassandrae Beille (1914)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Unbranched or sparingly-branched woody herb, subshrub or tree 0,5-4(-9) m tall, but commonly not exceeding 4 m; stems with long leaves crowded at the apex (10-)25-40 cm long.
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Ecology : Understorey of evergreen rain and mist forest; often near rivers; dry evergreen lakeshore forest; rain-forest with Cynometra alexandri; sclerophyllous forest with succulent Euphorbia; gallery forest; edges of grassy formations; etc...

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 206 (1991).

Bibliography other :
  • Fischer, E., K. Rembold & al. (2010). Annotated Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Kakamega Forest, Western Province, Kenya J. E. Africa Nat. Hist. Soc. : 137 
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