African Plant Database


Halopegia azurea (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
Family : MARANTACEAE
Information on the genus : Halopegia
Basionym : Donax azurea K. Schum.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Donax azurea K. Schum. (1892)
 Clinogyne azurea (K. Schum.) K. Schum.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Calathea vaginata A. Chev. (1920)
=Phrynium coriscense Baker (1898)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial erect herb 0,5-3 m tall, in dense tufts; leaves several from the rhizome; blade linear-oblong
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Ecology : Marshy places by streams in forest; sometimes in large number; humid hollow in wet forest with Mapania rhynchocarpa or with Heritiera utilis; swampy hollow with Mitragyna stipulosa; 1-1000 m alt.
  Bioko/Fernando Poo.
 
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Record n°43028 modified 2007-04-02
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