African Plant Database


Sida urens L.
Family : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Syst. Nat., ed. 10 2: 1145 (1759) 
Information on the genus : Sida
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sida urens L. var. urens (1759)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sida densiflora A. Rich. (1847)
=Sida urens var. prostrata A. Chev. (1935)
=Sida verticillata Cav. (1785)
=Sida sessiliflora G. Don (1831)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Sida urens L. var. urens (1759)
Sida urens var. bicolor Roberty
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect or decumbent perennial or shrubby, woody herb to 1,5 m tall.
Ecology : Riverine forest; river-banks; grassland; Combretum-Terminalia wooded grassland; old fields, roadsides, also ruderal; savanna; gallery forest; waste places; flooded soils; near sea-level-1850 m alt. Subtropical and tropical regions. Comprises 2 vars.?
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Comoros, Africa,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Malvaceae : 148 (2009).
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 175696
 
Record n°175696 modified 2007-04-20
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