African Plant Database

Anubias hastifolia Engl.
Family : ARACEAE
Protologue : Mitt. zu Forschungsr. von Danckelm. 2: 149
Information on the genus : Anubias
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Amauriella hastifolia (Engl.) Hepper
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Amauriella auriculata (Engl.) Hepper
=Anubias auriculata Engl. (1899)
=Anubias haullevilleana De Wild. (1907)
=Anubias laurentii De Wild. (1910)
=Amauriella obanensis Rendle (1913)
=Amauriella talbotii Rendle
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Rhizome creeping and rooting, 0,5-1,5 cm Ø, tip with dense leaves; leaf petiole 9-67 cm long; blade varying from subhastate or 3-partite nearly to the base, to broadly ovate-oblong-lanceolate, glabrous or minutely puberulous on midrib and nerves below; median lobe 10-33x3-14 cm, apex acute; lateral lobes to 24x8 cm; peduncle 8-24 cm long, sometimes minutely puberulous; spathe oblong-lanceolate, 2-4,5x0,5-1 cm, brown, greenish, pinkish or white; spadix 1,5-4 cm long, 0,2-0,5 cm Ø.
Ecology : Stream banks in forest; swampy forests; rocks; in mud; 250-650 m alt.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 33512
Record n°33512
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