African Plant Database


Peperomia kamerunana C. DC.
Family : PIPERACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 19: 228 (1894)
Information on the genus : Peperomia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Plant with fleshy creeping stems; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Epiphyte, forest, on tree trunks in mist forest; widespread but overlooked (Mt. Cameroon); 1800-2200 m alt. Fernando Poo (Bioko).

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: 52
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 114997
 
Record n°114997 modified 2007-03-29
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