African Plant Database

Procris crenata C.B. Rob.
Protologue : Philipp. J. Sci. 5(6): 507 (1911)
Information on the genus : Procris
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Procris wightiana auct. Hauman, non Wall. ex Wedd.
=Procris laevigata Miq. (1859)
=Procris wightiana Wall. ex Wedd. (1856)
=Elatostema wightianum Wedd. (1854)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbaceous plant, perennial, with short, thick, fleshy rhizome, 2 cm Ø and more; stem fleshy, erect, radicant at base, generally not ramose, 20-50 cm tall or more, 15-20 mm Ø when fresh; ? monoecious; […]
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Ecology : Rain-forest; epiphytic (sometimes facultative) on trunks and larger branches in deep shade; less common on the ground or epilithic; evergreen forests; riversides; widespread but apparently rather rare. 800- ± 1900 m alt.
  Bioko/Fernando Poo; São Tomé, Annobon, Principe; Madagascar, Mascarene Isl.; tropical Asia as far east as the Philippines.In Angola without locality; Guinea?
Biol./Eco : Herb, Epiphyte, Stem Succulent; Subhumid; Forest, Freshwater Wetland; 0-499 m, 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m; distribution: Comoros, Africa, Asia,
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Record n°122419 modified 2009-09-24
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