African Plant Database


Aneilema R. Br.
Family : COMMELINACEAE
Protologue : Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland. 270 (1810) 
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Flowers strongly zygomorphic.
Ecology : Genus of c. 64 (or 54) species.
  Occurring both in the Old and the New World, but mainly in tropical Africa; nearly absent from Asia.

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: 21
  • 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: 595
  • Trop. Afr. Flow. Plants (Ecol. Distr.) 7: 54 (2012).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Dobignard, A. & C. Chatelain (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du Nord. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques Ville de Genève. hors-série. 1: 101
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 188090
 
Record n°188090 modified 2008-12-27
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