African Plant Database

Globimetula anguliflora (Engl.) Danser
Information on the genus : Globimetula
Basionym : Loranthus anguliflorus Engl.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Loranthus anguliflorus Engl.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Globimetula globosa Balle
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Twigs glabrous, terete or elliptic in section; bark smooth, grey, becoming powdery; leaves (sub-)opposite, leathery or ± fleshy, dull green; corolla red, apical swelling green, lobes green inside.
Ecology : Deciduous woodland in higher rainfall areas (6°-16° S); wooded mountainous places (Angola); commonly on Uapaca, but also on Brachystegia, Cryptosepalum and other legumes, more rarely on Faurea, Combretum, Parinari.
  900-1600 m alt. Resembling G. braunii but calyx longer (1,5-2 mm, not 0,5-0,7 mm) and older branches powdery.
  E. Africa.
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Record n°25674
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