African Plant Database

Corrigiola paniculata Peter
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Protologue : Feddes Repert. Beih. 40: Il. Anhang, 31 (1932)
Information on the genus : Corrigiola
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Corrigiola barotsensis Wild (1964)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb, ± 30 cm high, erect or ascending, very ramose leafless, branched main stem; ±16 cm high.
Ecology : Rocks in waterfalls; 950 m alt. (Zaire); Baikiaea thicket on Kalahari sand (Zambia); sandy soil by roadside in Baphia, Pseudoprosopis, Vitex, Grewia etc impenetrable thickets; 1350 m alt. (Tanzania).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • KLOPPER R.R., CHATELAIN C,. & AL. (2006). Checklist Flowering Plants of Sub-Saharan Africa. Sabonet report 42
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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