African Plant Database

Agelanthus elegantulus (Engl.) Polhill & Wiens
Information on the genus : Agelanthus
Basionym : Loranthus elegantulus Engl.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Loranthus elegantulus Engl.
 Tapinanthus elegantulus (Engl.) Danser
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Loranthus holtzii Engl.
=Tapinanthus holtzii (Engl.) Danser
=Tapinanthus keudelii (Engl.) Danser
=Loranthus keudelii Engl.
=Loranthus kilimandscharicus Engl.
=Odontella kilimandscharica (Engl.) Tiegh.
=Tapinanthus kilimandscharicus (Engl.) Danser
=Loranthus laciniatus Engl.
=Tapinanthus laciniatus (Engl.) Danser
=*Loranthus rendelii Engl. (1932)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Small spreading, rather compact glabrous shrub, to 1 m tall; branchlets ± compressed, soon terete; leaves alternate, brownish to yellow-green; corolla tube red, lobes yellow with red tips, short, erect.
Ecology : Montane forest, upland dry evergreen forest; on a wide variety of hosts.
  1500-2400 m alt. Similar to A. sansibarensis but more delicate; they grow together in E. Usambaras (Tanzania).
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carte afrique num 25736
Record n°25736
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