African Plant Database

Ritchiea erecta Hook. f.
Protologue : Hooker's Icon. Pl. 4: t. 769 (1848)  
Information on the genus : Ritchiea
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ritchiea polypetala Hook. f.
=Ritchiea brachypoda Gilg (1904)
=Ritchiea pentaphylla Gilg & Gilg-Ben. (1915)
=Ritchiea glossopetala Gilg (1904)
=Ritchiea heterophylla Gilg (1904)
=Ritchiea obanensis Hutch. & Dalziel (1928)
=Ritchiea oreophila Gilg & Gilg-Ben.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub, to 1 m tall.
Ecology : In forest along rivers, rocky places, clearings; 1-1500 m alt. Bioko (Fernando Poo).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 13059
Record n°13059 modified 2007-03-29
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