African Plant Database

Nesaea moggii A. Fern.
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot., Ser. 2 48: 116 (1974 [1975])
Information on the genus : Nesaea
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ammannia moggii (A. Fern.) S.A. Graham & Gandhi
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ammannia moggii (A. Fern.) S.A. Graham & Gandhi (2013)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Decumbent or sometimes erect herb, to 8 cm high; creeping stems, rooting at lower nodes, the erect ones narrowly 4- winged.
Ecology : Freshwater swamps near the coast on clayey-loamy soil; ± 2 m alt. Only known from the type collected in 1965.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 112 (1991).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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Record n°109280
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