African Plant Database

Nesaea dinteri Koehne
Information on the genus : Nesaea
Status for SA : rejected (present)
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ammannia dinterii (Koehne) S.A. Graham & Gandhi
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Nesaea dinteri Koehne subsp. dinteri
 Ammannia dinterii (Koehne) S.A. Graham & Gandhi (2013)
Taxon infra-specific
Nesaea dinteri Koehne subsp. dinteri
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual erect herb, to 65 cm, stem ± thick, subterete and usually leafless below, branched at the middle, the branches ascending, 4-winged.
Ecology : Wet heavy clayey soils, sticky black soil, red basalt, drying mud, damp roadsides, flooded plains, Brachystegia woodland with Hyparrhenia, Andropogon grassland; 960-1536 m alt. Not in Tanzania (fide F.T.E.A., 1994); subsp. dinteri in Namibia.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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Record n°176453
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