African Plant Database


Hydrocotyle mannii Hook. f.
Family : Apiaceae
Family (APGIII) : ARALIACEAE
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 7: 194 (1864)
Information on the genus : Hydrocotyle
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Hydrocotyle mannii Hook. f. var. mannii
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hydrocotyle moschata G. Forst. sensu Hiern
 
Taxon infra-specific
Hydrocotyle mannii var. acutiloba C. C. Towns.
Hydrocotyle mannii Hook. f. var. mannii
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender trailing perennial herb rooting at the lower nodes with the flowering tips frequently ascending and ± erect, rising to as much as ± 30 cm; stem greenish to red or brownish, striate.
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Ecology : Commonly among grass in wet to somewhat damp situations at edges of lakes, swamps, marshes; forest tracks and margins; disturbed places; Podocarpus forest; old cultivation in grassy savanna; fallow land; 650-3200 m alt.
  Comprises 2 vars.
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; Humid, Subhumid, Montane; Forest, Freshwater Wetland; 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m, 1500-1999 m, 2000-2499 m; distribution: Africa.
 
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 175434
 
Record n°175434 modified 2007-04-04
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