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Aneilema setiferum A. Chev.
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France lviii. Mem. V (1911) 
Information on the genus : Aneilema
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aneilema setiferum A. Chev. var. setiferum (1911)
Taxon infra-specific
Aneilema setiferum A. Chev. var. setiferum (1911)
Aneilema setiferum var. pallidiciliatum J.K. Morton
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with fusiform tuberous roots; stems erect or ascending, to c. 60 m tall
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Ecology : Savanna, grassland; humid place at marigot sides; woodland.
  Comprises 2 vars.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Fl. anal. Bénin : 71 (2006).
  • Fl. Rép. Guinée 1: 386 (2009).
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:37 (2012)
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