African Plant Database


Floscopa axillaris (Poir.) C.B. Clarke
Family : COMMELINACEAE
Protologue : Monogr. Phan. 3: 268 (1881)
Information on the genus : Floscopa
Basionym : Polygala axillaris Poir.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Polygala axillaris Poir.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Floscopa elliottii C.B. Clarke (1902)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb nearly glabrous except the inflorescence
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Ecology : Bare sands temporarily flooded; rice-fields; marshes, swamps; bare drying out wet ground.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:39 (2012)
 
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