African Plant Database

Commelina neurophylla C.B. Clarke
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. 8: 53-54 (1901) [1902] 
Information on the genus : Commelina
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Commelina bianoensis De Wild. (1930)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb nearly glabrous; branches 30-75 cm tall
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Ecology : Sandy ground; rather widespread; 600-1200 m alt.

Bibliography other :
  • Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 8: 53 (1902).

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Commelinaceae Commel.: 229 (2012)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 25
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 11608
Record n°11608
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