African Plant Database

Melhania hiranensis Thulin
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 19(2): 195 (1999); Nord. J. Bot. 19[2]: 195-196 (1999)
Information on the genus : Melhania
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrublet to 50 cm tall, with erect or ascending stems.
Ecology : Bushland on sand plains, along with various species of Commiphora and Acacia, as well as Cordeauxia edulis; 220-410 m alt. Near M. phillipsiae.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 120505
Record n°120505
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