African Plant Database

Nephthytis mayombensis De Namur & Bogner
Family : ARACEAE
Information on the genus : Nephthytis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Near N. hallaei but: leaf petiole 20-33 cm long; blade narrowly triangular, 15-25x12-17 cm; peduncle 10-18 cm long; spathe elliptic, 4,5-5,5x2,5-3 cm; spadix 2,5 cm long.
Ecology : Rain-forest, along new track in dense population on c. 20 m2.
  Only known from 3 collections.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 33587
Record n°33587
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