African Plant Database

Triumfetta geoides Welw. ex Mast.
Family : Tiliaceae
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 1: 256 (1868)
Information on the genus : Triumfetta
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Triumfetta geoides Welw. ex Mast. var. geoides
Taxon infra-specific
Triumfetta geoides var. lanceolata R. Wilczek
Triumfetta geoides Welw. ex Mast. var. geoides
Triumfetta geoides var. rugosa Sprague & Hutch.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect herbaceous subshrub 5-30 cm tall, giving off numerous branches from the summit of a woody rootstock. – In fruit having the appearance of a species of Geum.
Ecology : Grassy savanna; sandy ground on slopes of hills; white sandy ground on edge of wood; dry meadows; 1400-1815 m alt. Comprises 3 vars: var. geoides, var. lanceolata R. Wilczek and var. rugosa Sprague & Hutch.
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Record n°174302 modified 2007-01-10
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