African Plant Database


Agelanthus glomeratus (Engl.) Polhill & Wiens
Family : LORANTHACEAE
Information on the genus : Agelanthus
Basionym : Loranthus glomeratus Engl.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Loranthus glomeratus Engl.
 Tapinanthus glomeratus (Engl.) Danser
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Loranthus gilgii Engl.
=Tapinanthus gilgii (Engl.) Danser
=Tapinanthus henriquesii (Engl.) Danser
=Loranthus henriquesii Engl.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Glabrous greyish, elegant shrub, much-branched, youngest parts with minute glandular papillae; branchlets slightly compressed, then 4-angled, becoming terete, smooth; leaves blue-green, alternate, opposite or ternate; corolla rose-pink[…]
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Ecology : Forest, woodland in higher rainfall areas; on a variety of hosts (e.g. Gardenia, Parinari, Combretum, Acacia); highlands.
  Similar to A. brunneus but distinguished by the glaucous leaves.
  Angola.
 
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Map
carte afrique num 25745
 
Record n°25745
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