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Jateorhiza palmata (Lam.) Miers
Family : MENISPERMACEAE
Protologue : Niger Fl. 214 (1849) 
Information on the genus : Jateorhiza
Basionym : Menispermum palmatum Lam.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Menispermum palmatum Lam. (1797)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Menispermum columba Roxb. (1832)
=Jateorhiza columba (Roxb.) Miers (1851)
=*Jateorhiza miersii Oliv. (1868)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane, 2-5 m.
Ecology : Rain-forest; fringing forest; 0-1500 m alt. Mauritius, Madagascar – Probably introduced in Ghana.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1960). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[1]: 156-157
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1960). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[1]: 158
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 57395
 
Record n°57395 modified 2007-04-18
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