African Plant Database

Agelanthus myrsinifolius (Engl. & K. Krause) Polhill & Wiens
Information on the genus : Agelanthus
Basionym : Loranthus myrsinifolius Engl. & K. Krause
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Loranthus myrsinifolius Engl. & K. Krause
 Tapinanthus myrsinifolius (Engl. & K. Krause) Danser
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Tapinanthus kinetii Balle
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Intricately branched shrub to 1 m; branchlets rough, densely verruculose, slightly 4-angled, becoming terete, glabrous; leaves small (0,5-2,5-3,5 cm long, 0,4-1,5 cm wide), crowded, (sub-)opposite, thickly coriaceous; corolla tube red[…]
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Ecology : Montane or swamp forests and ericaceous zone; on Myrsine, Erica johnstonii.
  1900-3300 m alt.
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carte afrique num 25752
Record n°25752
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