IPNI logo - link to home The International Plant Names Index

Plant Name Details

Apocynaceae Pachypodium lealii Welw.

Trans. Linn. Soc. London 27(1): 43. 1869 [24 Dec 1869]

Distribution:

Angola (South Tropical Africa, Africa)

Type Information

Type Remarks:

"Habitat non infrequens in montosis petrosis aridis Distr. Bumbo (territorii Mossamedensis interioris) prsecipue inter Quitibe et Bumbo^ ad 1500 ped, altit. supra mare. Octobr. 1859 et iterum Junio 1860 c. fl. et fr. matur. legi. Exsic, Welw. Iter Angol no. 1510."

Original Data:

Notes: Afr. trop

Remarks: Eponymy: Speciem hanc, inter congeneres longe ornatissimam, dicatam velim viro clarissimo, Fernando da Costa Leal, in exercitu Lusitano legionis praefecto strenuo, Districtus Mossamcdensis et inprimis Coloniae Huillensis defensori intrepido, nec non Mappae geographicae Angolae nuper in lucem editae pro magna parte auctori."

Id: 80706-1 Version: 1.1.2.1.1.2.2.1 View Record history

View this record in TCS-RDF format


 

© Copyright 2005 International Plant Names Index