African Plant Database

Dorstenia zambesiaca Hijman
Information on the genus : Dorstenia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb with a creeping fleshy rhizome ± 0,5 cm thick, gradually passing into the leaf-bearing almost glabrous stem 0-1,5 cm long, 0,5 cm thick,with short internodes; habit exceptional for African species, but resembling that of several Neotropical ones[…]
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Ecology : Leaf litter in mixed evergreen forest.
  c. 200 m alt. Only known from the type collected in 1971.Perhaps related to D. barnimiana.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Mozambique
carte afrique num 23892
Record n°23892
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