African Plant Database


Moraea upembana Goldblatt
Family : IRIDACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 64(2): 288 (1977)
Information on the genus : Moraea
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb 10-20 cm tall, unbranched; corm c. 1 cm Ø, with finely reticulate fibers; leaf unknown (absent at flowering time); bract leaves 1-2 on stem; inflorescence 1-flowered; flowers yellow; outer tepals 2,7-4,5 cm long; inner ones 2-2,5 cm long; capsule unknown.
Ecology : River banks.
  Near M. clavata, M. brevifolia.
  Only known from the type collected in 1945, and inadequate.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 22201
 
Record n°22201
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