African Plant Database


Pouzolzia fadenii Friis & Jellis
Family : URTICACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 39(3): 593 (1984)
Information on the genus : Pouzolzia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pouzolzia bracteosa Friis (1985)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual semi-succulent herb 0,1-1 m tall with thin, branching root-system; smaller plant with one main stem, larger plants branching from base, erect or somewhat decumbent; main stems usually with (few-) many greatly reduced side-branches […]
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Ecology : Rain- and riverine forests; alluvium near river.
  0-220 m alt. Similar to small specimens of P. parasitica, but more slender, annual, and with variable leaf size. Seems to be rare, but is probably overlooked.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1992). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Chrysobalanaceae à Apiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 2: 145
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 122221
 
Record n°122221 modified 2007-01-11
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