Rhaphidophora

Hassk. 1842
 published in: 
 Flora 25 (Beibl. 2): 11. 1842. 
 distribution:  Equatorial Western Africa,
 India through Japan to Australia 
 map:
 subfamily:  Monsteroideae tribe:  Monstereae 
 no. of species:  105 (estim. 118)  cultivars:  probably exist 
 chromosome count: 2n=26, 42, 54, 56, 60, 120  
 morphology:  climbing hemiepiphytes, rarely rheophytes 
 leaves entire to pinnate, sometimes perforated, 
 trichosclereids abundant, flowers bisexual, 
 perianth absent, ovules numerous
 similar genera:  Amydrium, Epipremnum, Scindapsus 


Rhaphidophora
angustata

Rhaphidophora
cryptantha

Rhaphidophora
decursiva

Rhaphidophora
hayi

Rhaphidophora
hongkongensis

Rhaphidophora
korthalsii

Rhaphidophora
tetrasperma

Rhaphidophora
other species



The IAS: Rhaphidophora
Tropicos: Rhaphidophora
David Scherberich: Rhaphidophora
CATE Araceae: Rhaphidophora
Wikipedia: Rhaphidophora
page created on 2010-04-18
last updated on 2012-03-28