African Plant Database

Nesaea lythroides Welw. ex Hiern
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 2: 471 (1871)
Information on the genus : Nesaea
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ammannia lythroides (Welw. ex Hiern) S.A. Graham & Gandhi
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ammannia lythroides (Welw. ex Hiern) S.A. Graham & Gandhi (2013)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Subshrub, 30-120 cm tall, with ascending stems. Confused with N. kilimandscharica.
Ecology : Humid places

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • OLIVER, D., DYER, W.T.T.; PRAIN, D.; HILL, A.W. (1871). Flora of Tropical Africa 2: 471 
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 112 (1991).
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