Dorstenia bicaudata Peter

Two-tailed Dorstenia (Dorstenia bicaudata)

This species was a small herb that was found in the rainforests of the Uluguru- and the Usambara Mountains in Tanzania.

The Two-tailed Dorstenia habitat is now quite destroyed due to conversion for agriculture, the species was last seen in 1950 and might now well be extinct.


The photo below shows an unspecified congeneric species that was photographed in Tanzania.


unspecified Dorstenia species (Dorstenia sp.)

Photo: andreaudzungwa


edited: 07.02.2024