African Plant Database


Begonia angolensis Irmsch.
Family : BEGONIACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 81: 176 (1961)
Information on the genus : Begonia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Caulescent perennial herb with erect, ±branched, zigzag stems 'to 30 cm tall.
Ecology : Rain-forest, in deep shade, on wet cliff walls in river valleys; c. 1200 m alt. Vicarious distribution: B. angolensis – B. sutherlandii (E Africa).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 137
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 12280
 
Record n°12280
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