African Plant Database


Dorstenia picta Bureau
Family : MORACEAE
Information on the genus : Dorstenia
 
 
Status
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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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 24025
 
Record n°24025
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