African Plant Database

Siphonochilus rhodesicus (T.C.E. Fr.) Lock
Protologue : Kew Bull. 39(4): 841 (1984)
Information on the genus : Siphonochilus
Basionym : Kaempferia rhodesica T.C.E. Fr.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Kaempferia rhodesica T.C.E. Fr.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb; rhizome short, ± spherical; roots apparently not tuberous
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Ecology : Deciduous woodland, often with Brachystegia; hillsides; 1350-1950 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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carte afrique num 20119
Record n°20119
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