African Plant Database

Tacca artocarpifolia Seem.
Protologue : Fl. Vit. 101. 101 (1868)
Information on the genus : Tacca
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Tacca leontopetaloides (L.) Kuntze
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Leontice leontopetaloides L. (1753)
=Tacca leontopetaloides (L.) Kuntze (1891)
=Tacca involucrata Schumach. & Thonn. (1827)
=Tacca pinnatifida J.R. Forst. & G. Forst. (1775)
=Tacca umbrarum Jum. & H. Perrier (1910)
=Tacca madagascariensis Bojer (1830)
=Tacca pinnatifida var. acutifolia H. Limpr. (1902)
=Tacca involucrata var. acutifolia (H. Limpr.) H. Limpr. (1928)
=Tacca pinnatifida subsp. madagascariensis Limpr. (1902)
=Chaitaea tacca Sol. ex Seem.
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb, Geophyte; Humid, Subhumid; Forest, Anthropic; 0-499 m, 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m; distribution: Comoros, Mascarenes, Africa,
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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Record n°42872 modified 2007-01-23
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