African Plant Database

Ritchiea albersii Gilg
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 33: 208 (1904) 
Information on the genus : Ritchiea
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ritchiea steudneri Gilg (1904)
=*Ritchiea pentaphylla auct. sensu Andrews
=Ritchiea balbi Chiov. (1935)
=Ritchiea chlorantha Gilg (1911)
=Ritchiea macrocarpa Gilg (1904)
=Ritchiea mildbraedii Gilg (1911)
=Ritchiea stella-aethiopica Pax (1907)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or much-branched tree, to 15(-20) m tall.
Ecology : Upland rain-forest, often at the margins, less commonly lowland rain-forest and evergreen thicket; plantation forest undergrowth; 1100-2400 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 202 (2006).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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