African Plant Database

Aeglopsis beguei A. Chev.
Protologue : Rev. Bot. Appl. 29: 479 (1949)
Information on the genus : Aeglopsis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub with slender branchlets; leaves alternate, simple, ovate, 10-15x7-8 cm, margins crenate in upper half; spines axillary, slender, 2-5 cm long; flowers 3-8 in short axillary umbel-like cymes, with persistent bracts; stamens 8-10, free; fruit unknown.
Ecology : Forest.
  Near A. mangenotii. Known only from the type collected in 1949 (Bégué s. n.).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 601 (2006).
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 90352
Record n°90352
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