African Plant Database

Lagenaria rufa (Gilg) C. Jeffrey
Information on the genus : Lagenaria
Basionym : Adenopus rufus Gilg
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Adenopus rufus Gilg
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbaceous climber with rather stout stems.
Ecology : Fallow and waste land, swamp sides, savanna with Pennisetum; regrowth bush; 800-2450 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 254 (2006).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
carte afrique num 26213
Record n°26213
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