African Plant Database

Viola eminii (Engl.) R. E. Fr.
Protologue : Acta Horti Berg. 8: 6 (1925)
Information on the genus : Viola
Basionym : Viola abyssinica var. eminii Engl.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Viola abyssinica var. eminii Engl.
 Viola eminii (Engl.) R. E. Fr. var. eminii
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Viola abyssinica var. ulugurensis Engl.
=Viola mearnsii Standl.
Taxon infra-specific
Viola eminii (Engl.) R. E. Fr. var. eminii
Viola eminii var. duriprati (R. E. Fr.) Stork (2003)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with trailing stems, to 40 cm long, often rooting
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Ecology : Afroalpine; on moist ground; in short grass, in woodland or scrub, occasionally in bamboo thickets; montane forest and ericaceous belts; mountain summits among rocks; 2000-4050 m alt.

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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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
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Record n°176331 modified 2007-01-12
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