African Plant Database


Memecylon teitense Wickens
Family : MELASTOMATACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull, 29(1): 148 (1974)
Information on the genus : Memecylon
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Evergreen shrub or tree to 22 m high, stem 30 cm ; branches 2-4 mm , subrounded, slender when young; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Rain-forest; 1440-1950 m alt. Endemic to Taita Hills, Kenya; vulnerable (Beentje 1994).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 18894
 
Record n°18894
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