African Plant Database

Hermannia oliveri K. Schum.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 15: 134 (1892)
Information on the genus : Hermannia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Mahernia exappendiculata var. tomentosa Oliv.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrublet ±1 m tall; similar to H. exappendiculata.
Ecology : Dry Commiphora bushland, local (Kenya); 300-1500 m alt. – Disjunct distribution? – or rare?

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Sterculiaceae : 112 (2007).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 120738
Record n°120738
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