African Plant Database

Moraea balundana Goldblatt
Protologue : Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 64(2): 291 (1977)
Information on the genus : Moraea
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb unbranched 15-40 cm tall; corm c. 1,5 cm Ø; leaf one, 6-11 cm long, 1-3 mm Ø, inserted at base of inflorescence, shortly exceeding it; outer spathe 1,5-2 cm long, inner one 3-4,5 cm long (outer less than half of the inner); flower yellow; capsule and seeds unknown.
Ecology : Permanently wet dambo.
  Near M. bovonei.
  Only known from the type collected in 1963 (Robinson 6025; Zaire, Mutshatsha 10°39'Sx24°27'E).
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Record n°22189 modified 2013-12-02
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