African Plant Database

Callitriche hedbergiorum Schotsman
Family : Callitrichaceae
Protologue : Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., sect B Ser. 4, 10(1): 13 (1988)
Information on the genus : Callitriche
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Callitriche stagnalis auct. I. Hedberg & Hedberg, Bot. Not. 130, 1977, p.p., non Scop.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Aquatic herb, probably with terrestrial and submerged forms; stems 5-25 cm long, branched, with 6-8 leaves in each rosette (floating at the water surface?); leaf petiole 1-2(-3)-nerved; fruit in lateral view wider than high; mericarps not winged.
Ecology : Small streams; 3650-3950 m alt. Only known from 2 collections.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 1746
Record n°1746
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