African Plant Database

Agelanthus polygonifolius (Engl.) Polhill & Wiens
Information on the genus : Agelanthus
Basionym : Loranthus polygonifolius Engl.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Loranthus polygonifolius Engl.
 Tapinanthus polygonifolius (Engl.) Danser
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Glabrous shrub; branchlets slightly flattened; leaves (sub-)opposite; corolla yellow, strongly 5-ribbed; apical swelling of bud strongly 5-winged; lobes erect, short; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Ecology not recorded. From the middle reaches of the Congo R.
  Known only from the type (collected ante 1900)?
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
carte afrique num 25757
Record n°25757
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