African Plant Database

Tricliceras schinzii (Urb.) R. Fern.
Family : Turneraceae
Information on the genus : Tricliceras
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Tricliceras schinzii (Urb.) R. Fern. subsp. schinzii
Taxon infra-specific
Tricliceras schinzii var. juttae (Dinter & Urb.) R. Fern. (1975)
Tricliceras schinzii subsp. laceratum (Oberm.) R. Fern.
Tricliceras schinzii (Urb.) R. Fern. subsp. schinzii
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb 11-47 cm tall (incl. the racemes); stems one to several from a long, woody, noduled rootstock, 4-25 cm long; stems erect, simple or sometimes branched from the base.
Ecology : Woodland and scrub on deep greyish-white Kalahari sand. Comprises 2 subspp. Namibia, Botswana, S. Africa (Transvaal).
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Record n°129498
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