African Plant Database

Crinum natans Baker
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 7(3): 396 (1898)
Information on the genus : Crinum
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Crinum natans Baker subsp. natans
Taxon infra-specific
Crinum natans Baker subsp. natans
Crinum natans subsp. inundatum Kwembeya & Nordal (2009)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Submerged aquatic herb 30-75 cm tall; bulb cylindrical, 1-4,5 cm Ø in mud; leaves in a rosette, sessile, strap-shaped
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Ecology : Flooded forests; water holes in savanna; partially shaded (permanent) rivers and streams; between rocks; sandy or pebbly soils; a component of the Eichhornieto-Ranalismetum association; 0-1500 m alt.
  Bioko/Fernando Poo.
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Record n°16200 modified 2007-04-02
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