African Plant Database


Amischotolype tenuis (C.B. Clarke) R. S. Rao
Family : COMMELINACEAE
Protologue : Maharashtra Vidnyan Mandir Patrika, 6(2): 53 (1971)
Information on the genus : Amischotolype
Basionym : Buforrestia tenuis C.B. Clarke
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Buforrestia tenuis C.B. Clarke (1881)
 Forrestia tenuis (C.B. Clarke) Benth.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Forrestia africana K. Schum. ex C.B. Clarke (1902)
=Forrestia preussii K. Schum. (1897)
=Forrestia lescrauwaetii De Wild. (1909)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect or ascending herb 30-60 cm tall (? and more); stems glabrous
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Ecology : Swampy ground in gully in deep shade in high forest; light gaps in mixed species terra firma and Gilbertiodendron dewevrei forest; 1-1200 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Pl. Mt Cameroon : 150 (1998).
  • Checklist Commel. Equat. Guinea : 107 (2009).

Bibliography other :
  • Vasc. Pl. Dzanga-Sangha Res. : 222 (2002).
  • Sosef & al (2006). Check-list des Plantes Vasculaires du Gabon.
  • Pl. Mefou prop. Natl. Park Yaoundé : 218 (2011).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 11863
 
Record n°11863
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