African Plant Database


Melhania somalensis Baker f.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : J. Bot. 3 (1898) 
Information on the genus : Melhania
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or shrubby herb to 40 cm tall.
Ecology : Acacia-Commiphora bushland; red sandy soil overlying limestone; ±1400 m alt. Near M. rotundata.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 120498
 
Record n°120498
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