African Plant Database

Peperomia fernandopoiana C. DC.
Protologue : J. Bot. 4: 134 (1866) 
Information on the genus : Peperomia
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Peperomia fernandopoiana C. DC. var. fernandopoiana
 Peperomia staudtii Engl. (1899)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Peperomia holstii auct. sensu F.P.S., non C.DC.
=Peperomia preussii C. DC. (1894)
Taxon infra-specific
Peperomia fernandopoiana C. DC. var. fernandopoiana
Peperomia fernandopoiana var. butaguensis (De Wild.) Düll (1973)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Creeping or trailing rather fleshy, mostly epiphytic herb, 10-30 'cm long or tall, with usually leafy stolons similar to flowering 'shoots. Resembling Peperomia vulcanica.
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Ecology : Forest and swamp forest; Podocarpus-Syzygium rain-forest; mixed forest; steep montane rain-forest, Baikiaea-Pseudospondias forest; sometimes in leaf-litter of forest floor; (?850-)1150-2200 m alt.
  Grassland and lava flows, 1000-1200 m alt. (Mt. Cameroon); 1830-2130 m (Sudan: Imatong Mts.). Bioko, Annobon.
Biol./Eco : Epiphyte; Humid, Subhumid; Forest; 500-999 m; distribution: Africa.
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Record n°177366 modified 2007-03-29
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