African Plant Database

Aframomum leptolepis (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenreich, Zingib. 216 (1904)
Information on the genus : Aframomum
Basionym : Amomum leptolepis K. Schum.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Amomum leptolepis K. Schum. (1892)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aframomum dalzielii Hutch.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, rhizomatous, with solitary leafy stems to 4 m tall; leaf blade oblong
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Ecology : Forest; 700-1400 m alt.
  Bioko/Fernando Poo.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Kew Bull. 28: 444 (1973) [1974]
  • 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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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 20147
Record n°20147
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