African Plant Database


Agelanthus zizyphifolius (Engl.) Polhill & Wiens
Family : LORANTHACEAE
Information on the genus : Agelanthus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Loranthus zizyphifolius Engl.
 Tapinanthus zizyphifolius (Engl.) Danser
 Agelanthus zizyphifolius (Engl.) Polhill & Wiens subsp. zizyphifolius
 
Taxon infra-specific
Agelanthus zizyphifolius subsp. vittatus (Engl.) Polhill & Wiens
Agelanthus zizyphifolius (Engl.) Polhill & Wiens subsp. zizyphifolius
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 0,4-c. 1 m; branchlets slightly compressed to 4-angular, then terete, glabrous to red-brown tomentose; leaves alternate to subopposite, densely set, leathery to thick and brittle, dull yellowish green; corolla rather short, pink below[…]
  see more in the book
Ecology : Edges of upland dry evergreen forest and associated bushland, Tarchonanthus associations (Rift Valley and its flanks); extending into deciduous bushland, woodland and riverine communities nearby, and also into Combretum woodland and bushland[…]
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 177601
 
Record n°177601
Feedback about this record