African Plant Database


Agelanthus songeensis Balle ex Polhill & Wiens
Family : LORANTHACEAE
Protologue : Mistletoes Afr. 175 (1998)
Information on the genus : Agelanthus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Large beautiful spreading, pendulous shrub; branchlets stout, slightly flattened, velvety with longer hairs reddish-brown, branched and falling first; leaves opposite and subopposite, deep green, variable in size (7-17 cm long, 3-12 cm wide);[…]
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Ecology : Deciduous woodland, wooded grassland; on Piliostigma (SE Tanzania), and Combretum.
  500-1200 m alt. Can be confused with a Phragmanthera. Related to A. terminaliae, A. musozensis, A. heteromorphus.
 
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Map
carte afrique num 25784
 
Record n°25784
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