African Plant Database


Peperomia molleri C. DC.
Family : PIPERACEAE
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot. 10: 154 (1892)
Information on the genus : Peperomia
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Peperomia molleri C. DC. subsp. molleri
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Peperomia fernandopoiana var. subopacifolia C. DC.
=Peperomia holstii C. DC. (1894)
=Peperomia magilensis Baker (1913)
=Peperomia stolzii C. DC. (1920)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Peperomia molleri C. DC. subsp. molleri
Peperomia molleri subsp. ukagurensis Verdc. (1996)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb 15-37(-50) cm long or tall, often stoloniferous 'with slender, leafless stolons; somewhat succulent; epiphyte or 'terrestrial.
Ecology : Evergreen forest, rocky places, near streams, waterfalls, etc., mostly on the forest floor but sometimes epiphytic or on rocks; (110-)400-2100 m alt. Comprises 2 subspp. S. Tomé, Fernando Poo (Bioko), Principe; Madagascar.
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Epiphyte; Subhumid, Dry, Humid; Forest; 0-499 m, 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m; distribution: Africa.
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 177367
 
Record n°177367 modified 2007-03-29
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