African Plant Database

Rhaphiostylis subsessilifolia Engl.
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 43: 184 (1909)
Information on the genus : Rhaphiostylis
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub with thin green branchlets 1 mm Ø and ± sessile ovate leaves 6-9 x 4-6 cm, long-acuminate (c. 1 cm); flowers unknown; fruit kidney-shaped.
Ecology : In Cameroon: Batanga (type only: Dinklage 1028, Dec. 1890; B delet.). Not mapped.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 383 (2006).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°13801
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