African Plant Database


Rotala myriophylloides Welw. ex Hiern
Family : LYTHRACEAE
Information on the genus : Rotala
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Rotala nashii A. Fern. (1974)
=Rotala hutchinsoniana A. Fern. (1974)
=Rotala longicaulis A. Fern. & Diniz (1955)
=Rotala pearsoniana A. Fern. & Diniz
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial or perphaps occasionally annual herb; stems creeping, rooting and branching below; often stoloniferous; floating or erect and usually simple above, to 50 cm or more long but often much less.
Ecology : Wide variety of aquatic and wet habitats; aquatic, amphibious or terrestrial; 960-2150 m alt. Namibia, Botswana; Madagascar.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual (occ. perennial)-Herb, Hydrophyte- Ht up to 2 m. Alt: 940 - 1524 m. in states: BOT, NAM
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 109145
 
Record n°109145
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