African Plant Database

Nesaea aspera (Guill. & Perr.) Koehne
Information on the genus : Nesaea
Basionym : Ammannia aspera Guill. & Perr.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ammannia aspera Guill. & Perr.
Status for TA : rejected (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ammannia aspera Guill. & Perr.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect or decumbent annual herb, 4-25 cm tall; stems 4-angled, branched near base, the lower branches procumbent.
Ecology : Damp depressions and abandoned paddy fields; moist sand or mud at edge of rivers and pools; to ± 1344 m alt. Botswana, S. Africa (Natal), Namibia.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual-Herb- Ht 0.2 - 0.25 m. in states: NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 111 (1991).
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Record n°109225 modified 2007-04-17
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