African Plant Database

Nesaea fruticosa A. Fern. & Diniz
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot., Ser. 2 31: 159 (1957)
Information on the genus : Nesaea
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ammannia fruticosa (A. Fern. & Diniz) S.A. Graham & Gandhi
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ammannia fruticosa (A. Fern. & Diniz) S.A. Graham & Gandhi (2013)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub usually ± 1(-2,3) m high; stem much-branched upwards, the branches 4-gonous or narrowly winged.
Ecology : River banks, sand banks among rocks in river bed with riverine fringe of Tamarindus, Dalbergia, Newtonia, Acacia, etc.; 780- 1000 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 111 (1991).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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