African Plant Database

Nesaea purpurascens A. Fern.
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot., Ser. 2 48: 120 (1974 [1975])
Information on the genus : Nesaea
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ammannia purpurascens (A. Fern.) S.A. Graham & Gandhi
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ammannia purpurascens (A. Fern.) S.A. Graham & Gandhi (2013)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Decumbent herb; the erect part to 30 cm high; stem rooting at the creeping portion, branched; branches narrowly winged.
Ecology : Dried muddy places by dams. Only known from the type collected in 1966.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
no map available
Record n°109284
Feedback about this record