African Plant Database

Polygonum meisnerianum var. beyrichianum (Cham. & Schltr.) Meisn.
Protologue : Fl. Bras. (Martius) 5(1): 19 (1855) 
Information on the genus : Polygonum
Basionym : Polygonum beyrichianum Cham. & Schltdl.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Persicaria meisneriana var. beyrichiana (Cham. & Schltdl.) C.C. Freeman
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Polygonum beyrichianum Cham. & Schltdl. (1828)
 Persicaria meisneriana var. beyrichiana (Cham. & Schltdl.) C.C. Freeman
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect to scandent herb arising from a fibrous root system, 0,3- branching stems, often rooting at the nodes.
Ecology : Marshy land; 1350-1800 m alt. Botswana, S. Africa, Swaziland, Lesotho; U.S.A., Central and S. America, Cuba.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°115981 modified 2017-01-23
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