African Plant Database


Phragmanthera kamerunensis (Engl.) Balle
Family : LORANTHACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 1956, 168 (1956)
Information on the genus : Phragmanthera
Basionym : Loranthus kamerunensis Engl.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Loranthus kamerunensis Engl.
 Tapinanthus kamerunensis (Engl.) Danser
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Spectacular massive shrub; branchlets scurfy with scales and very short evanescent red-brown dendritic hairs, glabrescent; leaves dark green, glossy above, coriaceous, slightly decurrent into petiole, […]
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Ecology : Forest to woodland in higher rainfall areas, near gallery forest; on various hosts (e. g. Albizia adianthifolia).
  30-500 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Mistletoes Afr. : 257 (1998).
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 25263
 
Record n°25263
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