African Plant Database


Aframomum albiflorum Lock
Family : ZINGIBERACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 39(4): 839 (1984)
Information on the genus : Aframomum
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with extensive rhizomes 6-8 mm Ø; scales coriaceous, reddish brown
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Ecology : Stream-fringing forest; Eucalyptus plantation; forest in understorey; forest margins; 900-1550 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 139

Bibliography for Southern 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: 35-37
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 869 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 20123
 
Record n°20123
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