African Plant Database

Deinbollia kilimandscharica Taub.
Information on the genus : Deinbollia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Deinbollia kilimandscharica Taub. var. kilimandscharica
Taxon infra-specific
Deinbollia kilimandscharica Taub. var. kilimandscharica
Deinbollia kilimandscharica var. adusta (Radlk.) Verdc. (1998)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree 1,2-8-12 m, or shrub; trunk unbranched; branchlets and leaves subglabrous to dark brownish pubescent; leaves in terminal rosette, 20-80 cm long (petiole 5-30 cm); petiole and rhachis mottled brown or green and straw-coloured when dry.
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Ecology : Evergreen moist or dry forest, Podocarpus-Ocotea forest, gorge and riverine forests, primary upland Aningeria-Olea forest, lowland Aningeria altissima-Chlorophora-Celtis forest; downward extentions of upland rain-forest; 600-2600 m alt.
  Variable in pubescence of calyx.Comprises 2 vars.Closely related to D. laurentii
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carte afrique num 176521
Record n°176521
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