African Plant Database


Agelanthus falcifolius (Sprague) Polhill & Wiens
Family : LORANTHACEAE
Information on the genus : Agelanthus
Basionym : Loranthus falcifolius Sprague
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Loranthus falcifolius Sprague
 Tapinanthus falcifolius (Sprague) Danser
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Loranthus falcifolius var. katangensis Balle
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Robust glabrous shrub; branchlets slightly 4-angled, later terete, grey; leaves alternate to opposite; corolla greenish at base, yellow or orange-yellow higher up; lobes red, erect to ± spreading, long.
Ecology : Brachystegia woodland; generally on Brachystegia.
  1200-1400 m alt. Sparsely collected.
  Zaire, Haut-Katanga.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 25742
 
Record n°25742
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