African Plant Database

Aframomum pilosum (Oliv. & D. Hanb.) K. Schum.
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenreich, Zingib. 206 (1904)
Information on the genus : Aframomum
Basionym : Amomum pilosum Oliv. & D. Hanb.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Amomum pilosum Oliv. & D. Hanb. (1864)
 Cardamomum pilosum (Oliv. & D. Hanb.) Kuntze
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Rhizomatous herb with leafy shoots 1,8-3 m tall; leaf blade (oblong-)lanceolate
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Ecology : Swampy forest (rare); 200-1400 m alt.
  Bioko/Fernando Poo.

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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Record n°20162 modified 2007-04-02
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