African Plant Database

Aframomum sulcatum (Oliv. & D. Hanb. ex Baker) K. Schum.
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenreich, Zingib. 205 (1904)
Information on the genus : Aframomum
Basionym : Amomum sulcatum Oliv. & D. Hanb. ex Baker
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Amomum sulcatum Oliv. & D. Hanb. ex Baker (1898)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb with wide-creeping rhizome; leafy shoots to 3 m tall; leaf blade oblong-lanceolate
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Ecology : Forest and derived farmland; 300-1200 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Kew Bull. 35: 299-313 (1980)
  • 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 20179
Record n°20179
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