African Plant Database

Maerua elegans R. Wilczek
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 20: 186 (1950)
Information on the genus : Maerua
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 15-30 cm tall, with slender fastigiate branches, from a 'woody rootstock; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Tracks in forest; 585 m alt. Only known from the type collected in 1947.

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: 59
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 12534
Record n°12534
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