African Plant Database

Aponogeton nudiflorus Peter
Protologue : Abh. Königl. Ges. Wiss. Göttingen 13(2): 40 (1928)
Information on the genus : Aponogeton
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aponogeton nudiflorus var. angustifolius Peter
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Dioecious herb; tuber globular, oval or irregularly shaped, (yellowish) brown
Ecology : Shallow lakes; seasonal pools; ponds; rivers; rather common in East Africa; 200-1200 m alt.
  Confused with A. abyssinicus, A. natalensis.
  Cited from Djibouti (Audru & al., Pl. vascul. Rép. Djibouti, fl. ill. 2: 782, photo 271 of leaves on dried up muddy pool, 1994).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 14135
Record n°14135
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