African Plant Database

Matthiola erlangeriana Engl.
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 32: 100 (1902) 
Information on the genus : Matthiola
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Matthiola rivae Engl. (1902)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, ±woody basally, richly branched, 25-150 cm.
Ecology : Grassland in Acacia bushland; 400-600 m alt. (E Africa); rocky ground in Acacia-Commiphora bushland; 200-280 m alt. (Somalia)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 65
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 77614
Record n°77614
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