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Collection Details

Species: Begonia stellata Sosef

Begoniaceae Begonia stellata Sosef
D. W. Thomas , J. M. Fay, C. Doumenge 7437

Collection Date: 7 May 1987
Determined By: M. Sosef (WAG)
Determination Date: 1 January 2002
Institution: unknown


Country: Cameroon

Locality Description: Southwest [region]; forested ridges above Mbilishe village.

DD Latitude: 6.21667

DD Longitude: 9.46667

Elevation: 1000-1200 m


Habitat Description: Forested ridges, canopy low, (5-10 m) some trees to 30 m, numerous small trees, sparse undergrowth, lots of epiphytes, on damp mossy rocks

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Herb with creeping rhizome, leaves bright green, deeply crenate, flowers pink.

Other Data

Project: BRIT Type Specimens