African Plant Database

Arabis elgonensis Al-Shehbaz
Protologue : Harvard Pap. Bot. 12(2): 387 (2007)
Information on the genus : Arabis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb 20-40 cm tall; stems (densely) pubescent, hairs simple, and stalked 2-4-rayed; basal leaves unknown; cauline leaves pubescent, sessile, linear-oblanceolate, 2-3x0,5 cm; [...]
Ecology : Heath zone in moist places; 3658 m alt.
  Character combination not previously known in Arabis.
  Known only from the type (Dummer 3438) collected in 1918 (Uganda, Mt. Elgon).
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Record n°222982 created 2010-09-28
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