African Plant Database

Cyathea alticola (Tardieu) Tindale
Protologue : Contr. New South Wales Natl. Herb. 2: 331 (1956)
Information on the genus : Cyathea
Basionym : Gymnosphaera alticola Tardieu
Status for MA : accepted (endemic)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Alsophila alticola (Tardieu) R.M. Tryon (1970)
 Gymnosphaera alticola Tardieu (1951)
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Shrub, Tree; Subhumid, Montane; Shrubland; 1500-1999 m, 2000-2499 m; distribution: Endemic to Madagascar.
  • France RAKOTONDRAINIBE & Danielle LOBREAU-CALLEN (1999). Révision du genre Cyathea sect. Gymnosphaera (Cyatheaceae) à Madagascar et aux Comores. Adansonia, sér. 3 21(1): 140
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    Record n°208964 created 2009-08-19
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