African Plant Database


Dianella Lam. ex Juss.
Family : Phormiaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Protologue : Gen. Pl. 41 (1789)
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : Old World genus of 25-40 species
  SE Africa-Madagascar-India-SE Asia, Malesia, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands to Hawaii and the Marquesas

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: 74
  • Trop. Afr. Flow. Plants (Ecol. Distr.) 7: 326 (2012).
 
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 190083
 
Record n°190083 modified 2008-12-27
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