African Plant Database


Aframomum flavum Lock
Family : ZINGIBERACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 48(34): 394 (1978)
Information on the genus : Aframomum
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb with leafy shoots to 4 m tall; leaf blade narrowly elliptic
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Ecology : Roadsides; forest; degraded forest; Aframomum thickets; cleared land; 1-1500 m alt.
  The locality in SW Centr. Afr. Rep. represents an easterly range extension of 600 km.

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
 
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Map
carte afrique num 20143
 
Record n°20143
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