African Plant Database

Pseudohydrosme buettneri Engl.
Family : ARACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 15: 456 (1892)
Information on the genus : Pseudohydrosme
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Zyganthera buettneri (Engl.) N.E. Br. (1902)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Seasonally dormant herb with tuber; cataphylls 2-13 cm long; leaf unknown; peduncle 3 cm long; spathe incomplete 13 cm long (complete ? 80 cm); spadix thick, 7 cm long, 1,3 cm Ø, female zone 1,3 cm long, male zone 2 cm, appendix with sterile flowers 5 cm long, 1,5 cm Ø; pistil 4 mm high, ovary 3x3 mm; berries unknown.
Ecology : Forest.
  Type (Buettner 519) lost, collected in 1884. Now known only from a drawing.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 33593
Record n°33593
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