African Plant Database


Stellaria sennii Chiov.
Family : CARYOPHYLLACEAE
Protologue : Atti Reale Accad. Italia, Mem. Cl. Sci. Fis. 20 (1940)
Information on the genus : Stellaria
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Stellaria brauniana Engl. ex Robyns (1948)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Weak trailing herb, stems to 40 cm long; occasionally epiphytic.
Ecology : Wet bushland, forests, bamboo thickets, roadsides; 1500-4000 m alt.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb- Ht 0.3 - 2 m. Alt: 11 - 2446 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, KN

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1961). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[2]: 350
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
carte afrique num 13200
 
Record n°13200
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