African Plant Database

Dorstenia hildebrandtii Engl.
Information on the genus : Dorstenia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Dorstenia hildebrandtii Engl. var. hildebrandtii (1894)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dorstenia braunii Engl.
=Dorstenia brevifolia Peter
=Dorstenia carnosula De Wild.
=Dorstenia maoungouensis De Wild.
=Dorstenia marambensis Peter
=Dorstenia renneyi Airy Shaw & Taylor
=Dorstenia rhomboidea Peter
=Dorstenia tanneriana Peter
Taxon infra-specific
Dorstenia hildebrandtii Engl. var. hildebrandtii (1894)
Dorstenia hildebrandtii var. schlechteri (Engl.) Hijman
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb 15-70 cm tall, rhizomatous or tuberous rhizome very short,densely rooted;stems ascending to erect,branched,(thickly) succulent,often with arrested branches with minute or small leaves,or unbranched, 1-7 mm thick,towards the base often swollen[…]
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Ecology : Granitic, coral and limestone outcrops, from open forest to woodland, bushland and succulent thickets; often near streams or in local water catchment areas; sometimes in shaded forest sites; epiphyte on trees or with mosses and humus[…]
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carte afrique num 175286
Record n°175286
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