African Plant Database

Ledermanniella tenax (C.H. Wright) C. Cusset
Protologue : Adansonia, sér. 2 14(2): 275 (1974)
Information on the genus : Ledermanniella
Basionym : Dicraeia tenax C.H. Wright
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Dicraeia tenax C.H. Wright (1913)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Inversodicraea tenax (C.H. Wright) R.E. Fr.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Ribbon-like thallus, ± 1 mm wide with much-branched stems, simple axis. shoots, 1 ??0,5 mm; leaves 3-5 cm long, pinnate with linear segments only visible on young specimens
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Ecology : Flat rocks on river sides at low water level amongst probably Stonesia gracilis; forming colonies covering rocks in swiftly flowing water at or just below water level.
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Record n°115167 modified 2007-03-21
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