African Plant Database


Melhania didyma Eckl. & Zeyh.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Enum. Pl. Afric. Austral. 1: 52 (1834 [1835]) 
Information on the genus : Melhania
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Melhania leucantha E. Mey. (1843)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Dwarf shrub - Ht 0.22 - 0.6 m. Alt: 40 - 1372 m. Distribution: BOT, EC, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 13[3 & 4]: 264-265 (1981).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 120465
 
Record n°120465
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