African Plant Database

Triumfetta pilosa Roth
Family : Tiliaceae
Protologue : Nov. Pl. Sp. 223 (1821)
Information on the genus : Triumfetta
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Triumfetta pilosa Roth var. pilosa
 Triumfetta pilosa var. nyasana Sprague & Hutch.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Triumfetta abyssinica K. Schum.
=Triumfetta morrumbalana De Wild. (1905)
Taxon infra-specific
Triumfetta pilosa var. effusa (E. Mey. ex Harv.) Wild
Triumfetta pilosa Roth var. pilosa
Triumfetta pilosa var. tomentosa Szyszyl. ex Sprague & Hutch.
Triumfetta pilosa var. glabrescens Sprague & Hutch.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect shrub 1-3 m tall; stems often quadrangular, weak, straggling or scandent.
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Ecology : Forest margins; river banks; regrowth; swamp margins; old fields; 700-2550 m alt. S. Africa; Madagascar; tropical Asia; pantropical.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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Record n°174306 modified 2007-01-10
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