African Plant Database

Mapania soyauxii (Boeckeler) H. Pfeiff.
Protologue : Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 28: 22. (1930)
Information on the genus : Mapania
Basionym : Hypolytrum soyauxii Boeckeler
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Hypolytrum soyauxii Boeckeler (1882)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Mapania aschersoniana (Boeckeler) H. Pfeiff.
=Hypolytrum aschersonianum Boeckeler (1882)
=Mapania dwanensis Cherm.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with rhizome 3-5 mm Ø; culm solitary, erect, central, 20-45cm tall, 1,5-4 mm Ø, compressed-trigonous to trigonous, glabrous, green; leaves basal; blade linear, 50-120x1,5-3 cm, apex gradually narrowed, acuminate, base gradually narrowed int
Ecology : Primary-or secondary forests; often along rivers and brooks; 1-700 m alt.
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