African Plant Database

Melhania engleriana K. Schum.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Abh. Königl. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 393 (1892)
Information on the genus : Melhania
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Very ramose low shrub ±30 cm tall; stem at base 5 mm .
Ecology : Evergreen bushland on limestone; 1400-2000 m alt. Only known from N Somalia (very few collections).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 120487
Record n°120487
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