African Plant Database

Melhania virescens (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Monogr. Afrik. Pflanzen.-Fam. 5: 6 (1900)
Information on the genus : Melhania
Basionym : Melhania griquensis var. virescens K. Schum.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Melhania griquensis var. virescens K. Schum. (1888)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Melhania griquensis Bolus (1887) p.p.
=Melhania bolusii Burtt Davy (1926)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Dwarf shrub - Ht 0.05 - 0.3 m. Alt: 410 - 1405 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP, NC, NW
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
carte afrique num 120478
Record n°120478 modified 2007-01-17
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