African Plant Database


Aneilema welwitschii C.B. Clarke
Family : COMMELINACEAE
Protologue : Monogr. Phan. 3: 229 (1881)
Information on the genus : Aneilema
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aneilema densum Th. Fr. (1916)
=Aneilema erectum De Wild. (1913)
=Aneilema florentii De Wild.
=Aneilema katangense De Wild. (1913)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stems caespitose on a bundle of thick clavate roots subtuberose at their extremities; fertile stems 25-40 cm tall
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Ecology : Marshy places; edges of woods; 1140-1650 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Commelinaceae Commel.: 112 (2012)
 
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