African Plant Database


Tristemma involucratum (D. Don) Benth.
Family : MELASTOMATACEAE
Protologue : Niger Fl. 354 (1849) 
Information on the genus : Tristemma
Basionym : Melastoma involucratum D. Don
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Melastoma involucratum D. Don (1823)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbaceous, ramose shrub with slender, slightly angled branches.
Ecology : Humid soil in forest; secondary regrowth, exposed places; ± 500 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 19210
 
Record n°19210 modified 2005-01-21
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