African Plant Database


Dinophora spenneroides Benth.
Family : MELASTOMATACEAE
Protologue : Niger Fl. 355 (1849) 
Information on the genus : Dinophora
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Dinophora spenneroides Benth. subsp. spenneroides (1849)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Dinophora spenneroides subsp. montana Troupin
Dinophora spenneroides Benth. subsp. spenneroides (1849)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender spreading shrub to 4 m high, with pendulous inflorescences and quadrangular branches, becoming rounded.
Ecology : Clearings in forest, along footpaths; in regrowth after cultivations, mountain forest; 1-1900 m alt. Fernando Poo (Bioko). Comprises 2 subspp.
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Fgui
 
Map
carte afrique num 177450
 
Record n°177450 modified 2007-03-30
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