Nephthytis afzelii

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Nephthytis afzelii


Taxonavigation: Alismatales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Alismatales

Familia: Araceae
Subfamilia: Aroideae
Tribus: Nephthytideae
Genus: Nephthytis
Species: Nephthytis afzelii
Varietas: N. a. var. afzelii – N. a. var. graboensis



Nephthytis afzelii Schott, 1857


  • Heterotypic
    • Nephthytis liberica N.E.Br., Gard. Chron., n.s., 15: 790 (1881).
    • Oligogynium libericum (N.E.Br.) Engl., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 15: 453 (1892).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional:Tropical Africa
      • Benin; Burkina; Congo; Gabon; Ghana; Ivory Coast; Liberia; Nigeria; Sierra Leone

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition



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