African Plant Database

Melhania stipulosa J.R.I. Wood
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Kew Bull. 39(1): 136 (1984)
Information on the genus : Melhania
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial, shrubby, prostrate herb or shrublet to 10 cm tall.
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Ecology : Acacia-Balanites woodland on sandy granitic soil, Acacia- Commiphora bushland on rocky limestone ridges, Acacia- Dodonaea bushland on rocky granitic ridge; fixed gravel banks; on a variety of well-drained stony soils; 900-1500(-2200) m alt. Arabia.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°120515 modified 2007-01-17
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