African Plant Database

Stylochaeton angolensis Engl.
Family : ARACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 15: 465 (1892)
Information on the genus : Stylochaeton
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb; base unknown; cataphylls 1,5-2,5 cm long; leaves not known, appearing after flowers; peduncle 2,5 cm long; spathe with cylindric tube, 3 cm long, 0,8 cm Ø, base greenish and dark red-brown higher up; limb oblong, expanded, 2x1,2 cm, short acuminate, dark purplish-red inside; spadix a little shorter than tube; berries unknown.
Ecology : Ecology unknown.
  Taxonomic status uncertain. Placed between sect. Cyclogyne and S. natalensis by Engler (1892).
  Known only from the type collected in 1879 (Teuscz 302, B, lost). Angola: Malange
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Record n°33430 modified 2013-12-17
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