African Plant Database

Dorstenia picta Bureau
Information on the genus : Dorstenia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dorstenia variegata Engl.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb with creeping to ascending, partly subterraneous rhizome, rooting specially at the nodes, to 1 m long, 2,5-5 mm Ø; receptacle discoid, orbicular, 0,7-2 cm Ø, outside with some radiating ribs running into the bracts[…]
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Ecology : Forest along rivers; periodically flooded places; among and between rocks.
  1-1000 m alt.
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carte afrique num 24025
Record n°24025
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