African Plant Database

Syngonanthus schlechteri Ruhland
Information on the genus : Syngonanthus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Paepalanthus schlechteri (Ruhland) J. F. Macbr.
 Syngonanthus schlechteri Ruhland subsp. schlechteri
Taxon infra-specific
Syngonanthus schlechteri subsp. appendiculatus Kimpouni
Syngonanthus schlechteri Ruhland subsp. schlechteri
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tufted herb, with subfiliform leaves
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Ecology : Marsh; humid places in savannas on white sand; wet meadows; sometimes growing with S. wahlbergii; c. 450-1500 m alt.
  Comprises 2 subspp. Subsp. appendiculatus Kimpouni with swollen appendages between the stigmas occurs in S Zaire, expected also in S Tanzania uplands. Hybridizes with S. wahlbergii (such hybrids also cited by Hess from Angola).
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carte afrique num 175217
Record n°175217
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