African Plant Database

Sciaphila africana A. Chev.
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France lv. Mem. VIII. 96 (1908) 
Information on the genus : Sciaphila
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender monoecious saprophyte, rhizomatous, 15-30 cm tall, glabrous, pale purple; roots radiating from base of stem and partly fixed on tree rootlets
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Ecology : Closed forest on humus in deep shade; 300-350 m alt.
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carte afrique num 42875
Record n°42875
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