African Plant Database


Begonia duncan-thomasii Sosef
Family : BEGONIACEAE
Protologue : Wageningen Agr. Univ. Pap. 91(4): 129 (1991)
Information on the genus : Begonia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb to 25 cm tall; stout rhizome with top of foliated part horizontal to ±ascending; leaves peltate.
Ecology : Forest; in shade, hillsides, on wet rocks or soil; 1550-2000 m alt. Only 4 collections (specimens) known (W Cameroon: Mt. Kupé).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 12388
 
Record n°12388
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