Amorphophallus abyssinicus subsp. akeassii Ittenb.
  • Willdenowia 27: 159 (1997) 

Notes: Distribution: W. Trop. Africa

General Description

Pistillate flowers 6 mm long; ovaries unilocular (pseudomonomeric), 4 x 3 mm; style 0.5−1.5 mm long; stigma distinctly 2(−3)-lobed, 1 x 2 mm.

Diagnostic Description

Differt a subsp. abyssinico et subsp. unyikae ovario uniloculato (pseudomonomero) et stylo 0.5−1.5 mm longo.


Ivory Coast to W Nigeria

Distribution Map

  • Native distribution
Found in
  • Africa West Tropical Africa Ghana
  • Ivory Coast
  • Nigeria


  • 1 Ittenbach, S. (2003). Revision der afrikanischen Arten de Gattung Amorphophallus (Araceae). Englera 25: 1-263.
  • 2 Govaerts, R. & Frodin, D.G. (2002). World Checklist and Bibliography of Araceae (and Acoraceae): 1-560. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • 3 Ittenbach, S. & Lobin, W. Notes on the genus Amorphophallus (Araceae), 6: Six new species and two new subspecies from Africa. Willdenowia. Mitteilungen aus dem Botanischen Garten und Museum Berlin-Dahlem. Berlin-Dahlem 27, 160 (1997).

 Information From

CATE Araceae
Haigh, A., Clark, B., Reynolds, L., Mayo, S.J., Croat, T.B., Lay, L., Boyce, P.C., Mora, M., Bogner, J., Sellaro, M., Wong, S.Y., Kostelac, C., Grayum, M.H., Keating, R.C., Ruckert, G., Naylor, M.F. and Hay, A., CATE Araceae, 14 Dec 2011 . 17 Dec 2011.
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