African Plant Database


Melhania angustifolia K. Schum.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Monogr. Afrik. Pflanzen.-Fam. 5: 11 (1900)
Information on the genus : Melhania
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub with rounded, slender branches, flattened upwards; flowering branches 20-35 cm long; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Ecology unknown. Only known from the type.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Sterculiaceae : 76 (2007).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 120481
 
Record n°120481
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