The Genus Montrichardia

by Wilbert Hetterscheid

Small as a genus, yet big in stature are the species of Montrichardia.

Relevant recent literature on this genus is:

Boubes, C. & D. Barabe. 1997. Flower and inflorescence development in Montrichardia arborescens (L.) Schott )Araceae). Int. J. Pl. Sci. 158: 408 - 417.

Montrichardia aculeatum (G. Mey) Crueg. = M. arborescens

Montrichardia arborea (Kunth) Schott = M. arborescens

Montrichardia arborescens (L.) Schott

Montrichardia linifera (Arruda) Schott


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