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Siphonochilus parvus Lock
Family : ZINGIBERACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 46(2): 269 (1991)
Information on the genus : Siphonochilus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Siphonochilus sp. D auct. sensu F.T.E.A.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb; rhizome erect, short; roots with fusiform tubers, 8x0,5 cm; leaves developing after flowering;
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Ecology : Inselberg; sandy red soil among short grass; rocky grassland in deciduous woodland; 1300-1900 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 130
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 20118
 
Record n°20118
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