African Plant Database


Trachyphrynium braunianum (K. Schum.) Baker
Family : MARANTACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 7(2): 319 (1898)
Information on the genus : Trachyphrynium
Basionym : Hybophrynium braunianum K. Schum.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Hybophrynium braunianum K. Schum. (1892)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Bamburanta arnoldiana L. Linden (1900)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climbing herb with bamboo-like shoots 2-7,5 m tall, forming thickets; shoots erect or straggling, simple below, clothed with sheathing cataphylls to 21 cm long, branched and leafy above
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Ecology : Wet places in rain-forest; forest gallery; regrowths; near water; common; secondary forest; seasonally flooded forest; 11-1170 m alt.
  Bioko/Fernando Poo.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
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Map
carte afrique num 43077
 
Record n°43077 modified 2007-04-02
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