African Plant Database

Aframomum luteoalbum (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Information on the genus : Aframomum
Basionym : Amomum luteoalbum K. Schum.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Amomum luteoalbum K. Schum.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Rhizomatous herb with leafy shoots 2-2,5 m tall; leaf sheaths reticulate
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Ecology : Swamp; gallery forest; ground-water forest; 1000-1550 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 31[2]: 191 (1972).
  • 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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carte afrique num 20152
Record n°20152
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