African Plant Database

Dorstenia elliptica Bureau
Information on the genus : Dorstenia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dorstenia frutescens Engl.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Subshrub to 1,5 m tall, rhizomatous; stem erect or ascending, woody at base, unbranched or (? sometimes) with spreading branches, leafy part 1,5-4 mm Ø, sparsely to rather densely puberulous […]
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Ecology : Rain-forest, usually in moist places, often along streams; locally frequent and gregarious.
  1-500 m alt.
  Bioko/Fernando Poo
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 23857
Record n°23857 modified 2007-04-02
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