African Plant Database


Dracaena nyangensis Pellegr.
Family : Dracaenaceae
Family (APGIII) : ASPARAGACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., Ser. 2 2: 571 (1930)
Information on the genus : Dracaena
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 75 cm tall near D. congoensis but: - leaves with 8 parallel, very prominent veins, secondary veins (trabecules) prominent, base attenuate-acute; petiole 0,5 cm wide not clasping at base; inflorescence axis covered with short, rough papillae, base with enclosing bracts.
Ecology : ? Ecology; 275-1020 m alt.
  Presence in SE Nigeria (Oban, Talbot 2402) and in S Cameroon needs confirmation (cf. Bos, Agric. Univ. Wagen. Papers 84-1: 120, 1984).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 14322
 
Record n°14322
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