African Plant Database

Oxygonum sinuatum (Hochst. & Steud. ex Meisn.) Dammer
Protologue : Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3(1a): 30 (1892)
Information on the genus : Oxygonum
Basionym : Ceratogonum sinuatum Hochst. & Steud. ex Meisn.
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ceratogonum sinuatum Hochst. & Steud. ex Meisn. (1856)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ceratogonum cordofanum Meisn.
=Oxygonum elongatum Dammer
=Oxygonum somalense var. pterocarpum Chiov.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Diffuse, decumbent or erect, weedy annual with stout stems.
Ecology : Cultivated and other ground suited to weed growth; 0-2200 m alt. Namibia, Botswana, S. Africa (Transvaal, Natal).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual-Herb Ht 0.1 - 0.6 m. Alt 10 - 1646 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 24 (1999).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°116072 modified 2006-11-23
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