African Plant Database


Siphonochilus pleianthus (K. Schum.) Lock
Family : ZINGIBERACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Zambes. 13: 127 (2010)
Information on the genus : Siphonochilus
Basionym : Kaempferia pleiantha K. Schum.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Kaempferia pleiantha K. Schum. (1892)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb 30-50 cm tall with an underground rhizome; roots tuberous
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Ecology : Moist grassland; 900-1200 m alt. (Fl. Zambes. area).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 224875
 
Record n°224875 created 2011-08-24
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