African Plant Database


Amorphophallus Blume ex Decne.
Family : ARACEAE
Protologue : Nouv. Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. 3: 366 (1834)
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hydrosme Schott (1858)
=Brachyspatha Schott

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1995). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Monocotyledones: Limnocharitaceae à Poaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 76
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 586
  • VAN DER HAM, R. W. J. M. & al. (2000). Exine architecture in echinate pollen of Amorphophallus (Araceae) in relation to taxonomy. In: HARLEY, M. M. & al., eds., Pollen and spores: Morphology and biology: 241-248. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • SEDAYU, A. & al. (2010). Morphological character evolution of Amorphophallus (Araceae) based on a combined phylogenetic analysis of trnL, rbcL and LEAFY second intron sequences. Bot. Stud. (Taipei) 51: 51: 473-490.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • ITTENBACH, S. & W. LOBIN (1997). Notes on the genus Amorphophallus (Araceae) – 6. Six new species and two new subspecies from Africa. Willdenowia 27: 147-160.
  • VAN DER HAM, R. W. J. M. & al. (1998). Notes on the genus Amorphophallus (Araceae) – 8. Pollen morphology of Amorphophallus and Pseudodracontium. Rev. Paleobot. Palynol. 103: 95-142.
  • ITTENBACH, S. (2003). Revision der afrikanischen Arten der Gattung Amorphophallus (Araceae) Englera : 25: 1-263.
  • VAN DER HAM, R. [W. J. M.] & al. (2005). Notes on the genus Amorphophallus (Araceae) – 13. Evolution of pollen ornamentation and ultrastructure in Amorphophallus and Pseudodracontium. Grana : 44: 252-265.

Bibliography other :
  • Trop. Afr. Flow. Plants (Ecol. Distr.) 8: 257 (2014)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
carte afrique num 188015
 
Record n°188015 modified 2008-12-27
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