African Plant Database


Melhania zavattarii Cufod.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Miss. Biol. Paese Borana, Bot. 136 (1939)
Information on the genus : Melhania
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or perennial herb or shrub to 50 cm tall.
Ecology : Acacia-Commiphora bushland, Acacia-Combretum-Cussonia wooded grassland with remnants of Juniperus forest; limestone or brownish loamy soil; 1400-1850(-2200) m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 120517
 
Record n°120517 modified 2007-01-17
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