African Plant Database


Pararistolochia macrocarpa (Duch.) Poncy
Family : ARISTOLOCHIACEAE
Protologue : Adansonia, sér. 2 17(34): 488 (1978)
Information on the genus : Pararistolochia
Basionym : Aristolochia macrocarpa Duch.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aristolochia flos-avis A. Chev. (1909)
 Aristolochia macrocarpa Duch. (1864)
 Pararistolochia macrocarpa (Duch.) Poncy subsp. macrocarpa (1978)
 Pararistolochia flos-avis (A. Chev.) Hutch. & Dalziel (1927)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aristolochia staudtii Engl. (1898)
=Pararistolochia staudtii (Engl.) Hutch. & Dalziel (1928)
=Aristolochia tessmannii Engl. (1911)
=Aristolochia tribrachiata S. Moore (1913)
=Pararistolochia tribrachiata (S. Moore) Hutch. & Dalziel (1927)
=Aristolochia soyauxiana Oliv. (1883)
=Pararistolochia soyauxiana (Oliv.) Hutch. & Dalziel (1928)
=Pararistolochia macrocarpa subsp. soyauxiana (Oliv.) Poncy (1978)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Pararistolochia macrocarpa (Duch.) Poncy subsp. macrocarpa (1978)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Woody liane 20-30 m long; full-bloom flower unknown; fruit '30-40(-50) cm ??3-4 cm.
Ecology : Forest?; not rare.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (2011). Flore du Gabon. Paris 42: 10
 
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see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 177502
 
Record n°177502
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