African Plant Database

Stellaria mannii Hook. f.
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc. Bot. 7: 183 (1864)
Information on the genus : Stellaria
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Stellaria rugegensis Engl. (1948)
=Stellaria rugegensis f. parvipetala Balle
=Stellaria madagascariensis Beguinot (1910)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Prostrate annual or perennial, sometimes rooting at some cm long, 4 mm ??presence of two very different kinds of fertile
Ecology : Evergreen forest floors; swamps; marshy forest; coffee plantations; 1400-2600 m alt. Also in Sudan (Imatong Mts.). Fernando Poo (Bioko), S. Tomé; Madagascar; S. Africa.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Comoros, Mascarenes, Africa,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1961). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[2]: 349
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Adansonia, sér. 3 28(2): 296 (2006) 
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