African Plant Database

Begonia pseudoviola Gilg
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 34: 88 (1905) 
Information on the genus : Begonia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Begonia subtilis Irmsch. (1961)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb to 11 cm tall, with slender, knotted rhizome, 1-3 mm, 'the apical part ±ascending.
Ecology : Forest with oil palms or submontane forest; on sandy river banks or wet rocks, along road sides; 450-1700 m alt.

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: 138
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 12330
Record n°12330
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