African Plant Database


Commelina cameroonensis J. K. Morton
Family : COMMELINACEAE
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 55: 318 (1955)
Information on the genus : Commelina
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Straggling herb with stems 0,5-1 m tall, rooting at lower nodes
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Ecology : Humid forest; edge of rain-forest; forest-grassland transition; gregarious; 950-2500 m alt.
  Resembling C. capitata.
  Bioko/Fernando Poo.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Pl. Mt Cameroon : 150 (1998).
  • Checklist Commel. Equat. Guinea : 110 (2009).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 11731
 
Record n°11731 modified 2007-04-02
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