African Plant Database

Moraea angolensis Goldblatt
Protologue : Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 64(2): 273 (1977)
Information on the genus : Moraea
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb 35-40 cm tall; corm unknown; with 1 basal leaf, c. 2 mm wide; stem erect; bract leaves 3,4-4,5 cm long; spathes 4-5 cm long; flowers yellow ?; outer tepals c. 3,5 cm long; inner tepals c. 3 cm long; capsule unknown.
Ecology : River.
  Most resembling M. muddii, M. inyangani.
  Known only from the poorly preserved type (2 specimens), collected in 1885 (E Angola: Moxico, Rio Culiti; ca 14°50'-15°50'Sx19°20'-21°50'E). – Not mapped.
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Record n°22187 modified 2013-12-02
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