African Plant Database


Leidesia procumbens (L.) Prain
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Bot. 27: 400 (1913)
Information on the genus : Leidesia
Basionym : Mercurialis procumbens L.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mercurialis procumbens L. (1753)
 Paradenocline procumbens (L.) Müll. Arg. (1866)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Leidesia obtusa (Thunb.) Müll. Arg.
=Acalypha obtusa Thunb.
=Acalypha obtusata Spreng. ex Steud. (1840) p.p.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Weak, rather soft diffusely branched annual herb; stems to 30 cm tall or in extent.
Ecology : Evergreen forest, on damp floor; 1830-1980 m alt.
  S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual- Herb - Ht 0.1 - 0.4 m. Alt: 5 - 2160 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, WC, SWZ
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 107520
 
Record n°107520
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