African Plant Database


Aristolochia hockii De Wild.
Family : ARISTOLOCHIACEAE
Protologue : Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 11: 509 (1913)
Information on the genus : Aristolochia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aristolochia hockii De Wild. subsp. hockii (1913)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aristolochia rhodesica R. E. Fr. (1914)
=Aristolochia hirta Peter (1932)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Aristolochia hockii De Wild. subsp. hockii (1913)
Aristolochia hockii subsp. tuberculata Verdc. (1986)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with several erect, suberect or trailing stems, 13-'35 cm long, from a woody rootstock.
Ecology : Brachystegia woodland and open grassland; usually on sandy soil; 990-1310 m alt. (-?1400 m). Comprises 2 subspp. (subsp. tuberculata Verdc.)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 176470
 
Record n°176470
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