African Plant Database


Protea rupestris R. E. Fr.
Family : PROTEACEAE
Protologue : Wiss. Erg. Schwed. Rhodesia-Kongo-Exp. 1911-1912 1: 18 (1914)
Information on the genus : Protea
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree to 10 m, with erect trunk and few branches; bark ±smooth, somewhat fissured in horizontal rings; leaves crowded towards ends of branchlets.
Ecology : Brachystegia woodland, rarely montane grassland; 1200-1950 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1993). Flora of Tropical East Africa Proteaceae: 17
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 82817
 
Record n°82817 modified 2006-12-05
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