African Plant Database

Dorstenia alta Engl.
Information on the genus : Dorstenia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dorstenia orientalis De Wild.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 1,5-2 m tall; stems branched; the lower part of the branches glabrous, to 5 mm thick, the leafy part 1-2,5 mm thick, puberulous with short white to brown curved hairs, intermixed with sparser to denser shorter whitish retrorse uncinate hairs […]
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Ecology : Primary- or secondary evergreen forests; riverine forest; often in limestone gorges.
  0-1300 m alt.
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carte afrique num 23837
Record n°23837
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