African Plant Database

Dorstenia brownii Rendle
Information on the genus : Dorstenia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dorstenia penduliflora Peter
=Dorstenia ruwenzoriensis De Wild.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb 15-50 cm tall, with horizontal subwoody rhizome 1,5 mm Ø; stems ascending, generally simple, densely puberulous with short hairs and to the apex with additional white long rigid hairs; young branches with a dense tomentum of dark hairs […]
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Ecology : Rain-forest with Chrysophyllum albidum,[…];also in rain-forest with Albizia, […],on moist slope along trail,forest with Podocarpus latifolius, […];riverine forest;wet places, often among rocks
  900-2150 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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carte afrique num 23848
Record n°23848
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