African Plant Database


Siphonochilus longitubus Lock
Family : ZINGIBERACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Zambes. 13: 133 (2010)
Information on the genus : Siphonochilus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb; roots with ellipsoid tubers 1,5-2,5x0,6-1 cm, 5-8 cm from base of stem; young leaves often present at anthesis;
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Ecology : Woodland, often on termite mounds; 980-1100 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 224877
 
Record n°224877 created 2011-08-24
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