African Plant Database


Aframomum stanfieldii Hepper
Family : ZINGIBERACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 22: 462 (1968); Kew Bull. 22: 463 (1968)
Information on the genus : Aframomum
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb, rhizomatous, with leafy shoots 0,75-1 m tall; leaf blade glabrous, elliptic
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Ecology : Rather dry forest; forest edge; forest with Celtis, Ficus sp.; high forest with Ficus sp., Triplochiton scleroxylon, Terminalia superba, Cordia millenii.

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
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 20166
 
Record n°20166
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