African Plant Database


Agelanthus rondensis (Engl.) Polhill & Wiens
Family : LORANTHACEAE
Information on the genus : Agelanthus
Basionym : Loranthus rondensis Engl.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Loranthus rondensis Engl.
 Tapinanthus rondensis (Engl.) Danser
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Glabrous diminutive plant with angular, densely lenticellate branchlets; leaves (sub-) opposite, coriaceous; corolla short, yellow on basal swelling, otherwise purplish red; lobes erect, rather long; fruit unknown.
Ecology : In dense brushwood on the E slopes of the Rondo plateau (Tanzania); host unknown.
  Known only from the type (Busse 2554) collected in 1903.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
 
Map
carte afrique num 25756
 
Record n°25756
Feedback about this record