African Plant Database

Agelanthus rondensis (Engl.) Polhill & Wiens
Information on the genus : Agelanthus
Basionym : Loranthus rondensis Engl.
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.
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carte afrique num 25756
Record n°25756
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