African Plant Database

Commelina dammeriana K. Schum.
Information on the genus : Commelina
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Commelina spectabilis C.B. Clarke
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Commelina spectabilis C.B. Clarke var. spectabilis (1881)
=Commelina spectabilis C.B. Clarke (1881)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Base of plant unknown; stems ascending, geniculate, angular, 17-33 cm long
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Ecology : Stream side.
  Known only from the type collected in 1876 (Pogge 454); Angola (Riv. Lulua, 9°30’S).
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Record n°11678 modified 2012-07-02
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