African Plant Database


Polycarpaea clavifolia M.G. Gilbert
Family : CARYOPHYLLACEAE
Information on the genus : Polycarpaea
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Minute tussock-forming perennial herb to 3 cm wide, less than in rosette, only one or a few pairs of cauline leaves.
Ecology : Crevices of flat, open limestone rocks; ± 50 m alt. Only known from the type.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 204 (2006).
 
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Record n°13166
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