African Plant Database

Nesaea ramosa A. Fern.
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot. sér. 2, 48: 118 (1975)
Information on the genus : Nesaea
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ammannia fernandesiana S.A. Graham & Gandhi
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ammannia fernandesiana S.A. Graham & Gandhi (2013)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrubby herb, to 70 cm high (or more?); stem subterete, muchbranched ± 10 cm above base; branches 4-gonous below, narrowly winged upwards.
Ecology : Vlei grassland, low lands and open forest of Brachystegia spiciformis, Strychnos and Phoenix on black or grey soils; ± 30- 160 m alt.

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°109287
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