African Plant Database

Agelanthus krausei (Engl.) Polhill & Wiens
Information on the genus : Agelanthus
Basionym : Loranthus krausei Engl.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Loranthus krausei Engl.
 Tapinanthus brunneus subsp. krausei (Engl.) Balle
 Tapinanthus krausei (Engl.) Danser
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub to c. 1 m; branchlets compressed to 4-angular, then terete, papillose-puberulous only around axils, densely lenticellate; leaves alternate to opposite or ternate, coriaceous, variable (4-12-15 cm long, 1,5-2,5-7 cm wide);[…]
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Ecology : Montane forest; on Mimulopsis.
  1150-2400 m alt. Intermediates A. krausei – A. pennatulus occur in the Uluguru Mts. A member of the A. brunneus complex.
  Does not seem to occur in the Usambara Mts. (Tanzania).
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carte afrique num 25735
Record n°25735
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