African Plant Database

Tragia fasciculata Beille
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France lv. Mem. VIII. 83 (1908) 
Information on the genus : Tragia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stems numerous, short, subtriquetrous, slender, wiry, tufted from a cylindric woody horizontal rootstock, c. 1 cm thick, erect, sparingly branched, the axillary branches all leafy, ascending and virgate.
Ecology : Ecology unknown.
  In some cases stamens are replaced by solitary imperfect capsules in the flowers of the lowest cymules.
  Only known from the type collected in 1903. Very distinct, not readily comparable with any other known African Tragia ; according to Beille near T. spathulata.
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carte afrique num 106955
Record n°106955
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