African Plant Database


Gnidia microcephala Meisn.
Family : THYMELAEACEAE
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 14(2): 589 (1857) 
Information on the genus : Gnidia
 
 
Status
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Lasiosiphon microcephalus (Meisn.) J. C. Manning & Magee
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Lasiosiphon microcephalus (Meisn.) J. C. Manning & Magee
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Arthrosolen microcephalus (Meisn.) E. Phillips
 Lasiosiphon microcephalus (Meisn.) J. C. Manning & Magee (2017)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Gnidia thomsonii H. Pearson
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbaceous or somewhat woody perennial to 30 cm tall from a woody rhizome; stems numerous, loosely branched.
Ecology : Brachystegia woodland and grassland subject to fire; sandy soil; damp ground; bush; along tracks; clayey soil; 500-2400 m alt. S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial - Shrub, Dwarf shrub - Ht 0.17 - 0.8 m. Alt: 30 - 1740 m. Distribution: BOT, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
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Record n°121302 modified 2007-01-24
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