Englera 25


Ittenbach, Stephan: Revision der afrikanischen Arten der Gattung Amorphophallus (Araceae). – Englera 25: 1-263. 2003.

A revision of the genus Amorphophallus in Africa, including Madagascar, is presented. A total of 35 species and seven subspecies are distinguished, all of them are described and illustrated; in addition keys and distribution maps are provided as well as notes on habitat and ecology. 

Five new names are validated, i.e. Amorphophallus abyssinicus subsp. unyikae, A. angolensis subsp. maculatus, A. maximus subsp. fischeri, A. stuhlmannii subsp. congoensis and A. zenkeri subsp. mannii.

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