African Plant Database

Crinum politifolium R. Wahlstr.
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 2(5): 471 (1982)
Information on the genus : Crinum
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Crinum zeylanicum auct. (1767) sensu Nordal in Norw. J. Bot., p.p.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Bulb 5-16 cm Ø; with a neck often to 30 cm long; often propagating vegetatively, forming large clusters; leaves erect or spreading, glossy, lanceolate
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Ecology : Forest; riverine vegetation; damp places in grassland; 0-2500 m alt.
  Reproductively isolated: 2n = 30; related species have 2n = 22.
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carte afrique num 16209
Record n°16209
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