African Plant Database


Halopegia K. Schum.
Family : MARANTACEAE
Protologue : Pflanzenr. (Engler) IV. 48(Heft 11): 49 (1902)
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Flowers short-tubed with very large callose staminodes and caryopsislike fruits (Andersson, 1998: 292).
  see more in the book
Ecology : Rosulate marsh plants
  3-4 species
  Africa, Madagascar (H. perrieri Guillaumin) and Indo-China, Indonesia

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: 40
  • Trop. Afr. Flow. Plants (Ecol. Distr.) 7: 204 (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 191189
 
Record n°191189 modified 2008-12-27
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