African Plant Database


Melochia L.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Family (APGIII) : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 674-675 (1753)  
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Visenia Houtt. (1777)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 184
  • Trop. Afr. Flow. Plants (Ecol. Distr.) 1: 700 (2003).

Bibliography other :
  • Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 34: 191 (1967).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
carte afrique num 192533
 
Record n°192533 modified 2008-12-27
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