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Oxygonum dregeanum Meisn.
Family : POLYGONACEAE
Information on the genus : Oxygonum
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Oxygonum dregeanum Meisn. subsp. dregeanum
 Oxygonum dregeanum Meisn. var. dregeanum
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Oxygonum dregei Meisn. (1856)
=Oxygonum natalense Schltr. (1907)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Oxygonum dregeanum var. canescens
Oxygonum dregeanum var. dissectum Germish. (1988)
Oxygonum dregeanum var. linearifolium Germish. (1988)
Oxygonum dregeanum var. lobophyllum Germish. (1988)
Oxygonum dregeanum var. pilosum Germish. (1988)
Oxygonum dregeanum Meisn. subsp. dregeanum
Oxygonum dregeanum subsp. lanceolatum Germish. (1988)
Oxygonum dregeanum subsp. streyi Germish. (1988)
Oxygonum dregeanum subsp. swazicum (Burtt Davy) Germish. (1988)
Oxygonum dregeanum Meisn. var. dregeanum
Oxygonum dregeanum var. wittei (Staner) R.A. Graham
Oxygonum dregeanum subsp. canescens (Sond.) Germish.
Oxygonum dregeanum subsp. strictum (C. H. Wright) Paiva & S. Ortíz (2006)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect herb with thick (1 cm or more ), woody, gnarled, perennial 5-15(-35) cm long stems; branches somewhat brittle.
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Ecology : Sandy ground in Brachystegia-woodland, grassland and on disturbed ground; 600-1500 m alt. S. Africa, Botswana, Namibia.
  Very variable
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 175577
 
Record n°175577
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