African Plant Database


Rotala gossweileri Koehne
Family : LYTHRACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 42(97): 48 (1908)
Information on the genus : Rotala
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Rotala minuta A. Fern. & Diniz (1957)
=Rotala urundiensis A. Fern. & Diniz (1955)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial or annual herb; stems erect or creeping below, simple or irregularly branched, to ± 15 cm long often much less.
Ecology : Amphibious or terrestrial; damp places and shallow water in lateritic dambos; pools and swamps; mud; often forming crowded colonies; 200-2100 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 112
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 109150
 
Record n°109150
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