African Plant Database


Ammocharis angolensis (Baker) Milne-Redh. & Schweick.
Family : AMARYLLIDACEAE
Information on the genus : Ammocharis
Basionym : Buphane angolensis Baker
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Crinum angolense (Baker) Benth. ex Baker (1888)
 Buphane angolensis Baker (1878)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Crinum heterostylum Bullock (1932)
=Ammocharis heterostyla (Bullock) Milne-Redh. & Schweick. (1939)
=Crinum curvifolium Baker (1903)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb to 15 cm tall; bulb to 8 cm Ø, neck to 5,5 cm long; leaves perennial, length varying with age
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Ecology : Fairly dry habitats; shallow soils among rocks; rocky bushland; also in thicket-grown rather damp pastures; 1200-2600 m alt.
  Distribution disjunct.
 
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Map
carte afrique num 15961
 
Record n°15961
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