African Plant Database

Floscopa confusa Brenan
Protologue : Kew Bull. 15: 225 (1961)
Information on the genus : Floscopa
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Floscopa glabrata (Kunth) Hassk.
=Dithyrocarpus glabrata Kunth
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Straggling herb 0,6-1,5 m tall with fibrous roots from the lower nodes; stems solitary
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Ecology : Beside stream in muddy ground; papyrus swamp in water; lake side; 750-1650 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Commelinaceae Commel.: 46 (2012)
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 11786
Record n°11786
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