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Rotala fluitans Pohnert
Family : LYTHRACEAE
Information on the genus : Rotala
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Rotala tetragonocalyx A. Fern. & Diniz (1955)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or perennial herb; stems creeping and rooting below, floating or erect above, to >40 cm long.
Ecology : Aquatic or amphibious; in water and in riverside mud or sandbanks; 330-1023 m alt. Namibia, Botswana.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual (occ. perennial)-Herb, Hydrophyte- Ht 0.03 - 0.7 m. Alt: ? - 1030 m. in states: BOT, NAM
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
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Record n°109142
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