African Plant Database


Melhania forbesii Planch. ex Mast.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 1: 231 (1868)
Information on the genus : Melhania
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Branching shrublet ±90 cm tall; sometimes herbaceous annual, smaller.
Ecology : Drier types of woodland; bushy areas. Caprivi Strip, Namibia, Botswana, S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial - Shrub, Dwarf shrub - Ht 0.1 - 1.25 m. Alt: 45 - 1669 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP, MP, SWZ
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb, Shrub; distribution: Africa.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 120467
 
Record n°120467
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