African Plant Database

Nesaea andongensis Welw. ex Hiern
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 2: 473 (1871)
Information on the genus : Nesaea
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ammannia andongensis (Welw. ex Hiern) S.A. Graham & Gandhi
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ammannia andongensis (Welw. ex Hiern) S.A. Graham & Gandhi (2013)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Biennial herb with creeping rhizome and erect stems, ramose with square opposite branches, 5-17 cm long.
Ecology : Swampy places; stream margins.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 111 (1991).
  • KLOPPER R.R., CHATELAIN C,. & AL. (2006). Checklist Flowering Plants of Sub-Saharan Africa. Sabonet report 42 : 428
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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