African Plant Database

Ophrypetalum odoratum Diels
Protologue : Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 13: 270 (1936)
Information on the genus : Ophrypetalum
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ophrypetalum odoratum Diels subsp. odoratum (1936)
Taxon infra-specific
Ophrypetalum odoratum subsp. longipedicellatum Verdc. (1980)
Ophrypetalum odoratum Diels subsp. odoratum (1936)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or small tree, 2,4-6(-9) m.
Ecology : Coastal woodland and evergreen forest, mostly on coral, often locally dominant; 10-255 m alt. (subsp. odoratum); swamp forest, also riverine thicket in Brachystegia, Julbernardia open grassy woodland; ? 200-450 m alt. (subsp. longipedicellatum Verdc.).
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carte afrique num 177501
Record n°177501
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