African Plant Database

Hernandia nymphaeifolia (C. Presl) Kubitzki
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 90: 272 (1970)
Information on the genus : Hernandia
Basionym : Biasolettia nymphaeifolia C. Presl
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Biasolettia nymphaeifolia C. Presl (1835)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hernandia peltata Meisn. (1864)
=Hernandia sonora Burmann, ? non L.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree or shrub 3-20 m.
Ecology : Sandy foreshores near high-water mark in littoral bushland; sea-level. Madagascar, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, N Australia to the mid-Pacific Cook Isl., Society Isl. and Paumotu Isl.
Biol./Eco : Tree; Humid; Forest, Dunes; 0-499 m; distribution: Comoros, Mascarenes, Seychelles, Africa, Asia, Australasia/Pacific,
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Record n°49194
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