African Plant Database


Globimetula cupulata (DC.) Danser
Family : LORANTHACEAE
Information on the genus : Globimetula
Basionym : Loranthus cupulatus DC.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Loranthus cupulatus DC.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Bush with flattened glabrous twigs, scurfy-papillose in youngest parts; leaves (sub-)opposite, coriaceous, reddish when young; corolla pinkish red with green head.
Ecology : Coast and lowland savanna vegetation in high rainfall areas; commonly on Parinari excelsa, Neocarya macrophylla (extensively in Senegal, Guinea-Bissau), Morinda germinata (Sierra Leone), commonly on cultivated Ceiba pentandra (Guinea).
 
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Record n°25677
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