African Plant Database

Monanthotaxis schweinfurthii (Engl. & Diels) Verdc.
Protologue : Fl. Trop. E. Africa 93 (1971)
Information on the genus : Monanthotaxis
Basionym : Popowia ochroleuca var. keniensis R. E. Fr.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Monanthotaxis schweinfurthii (Engl. & Diels) Verdc. var. schweinfurthii (1971)
 Popowia schweinfurthii Engl. & Diels (1901)
 Popowia ochroleuca var. keniensis R. E. Fr.
 Enneastemon schweinfurthii (Engl. & Diels) Robyns & Ghesq. (1933)
 Enneastemon ochroleucus var. keniensis (R. E. Fr.) R. E. Fr.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Popowia ochroleuca Diels (1915)
=Enneastemon ochroleucus (Diels) R. E. Fr. (1955)
Taxon infra-specific
Monanthotaxis schweinfurthii var. seretii (De Wild.) Verdc. (1971)
Monanthotaxis schweinfurthii var. tisserantii (Le Thomas) Verdc. (1971)
Monanthotaxis schweinfurthii (Engl. & Diels) Verdc. var. schweinfurthii (1971)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or liane, 2-15 m long.
Ecology : Evergreen forest, often riverine; 1300-2000 m alt. Comprises 3 vars., i.a. var. seretii (De Wild.) Verdc. (syn.: Enneastemon angolensis Exell). Malawi?, Chad?

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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carte afrique num 177250
Record n°177250
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