African Plant Database

Aeschynomene katangensis De Wild.
Information on the genus : Aeschynomene
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aeschynomene katangensis De Wild. subsp. katangensis
Taxon infra-specific
Aeschynomene katangensis subsp. sublignosa (De Wild.) J. Léonard
Aeschynomene katangensis De Wild. subsp. katangensis
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Subshrub with several stems 9-80 cm tall from a woody rhizome-like rootstock; stems unbranched or sparsely branched, erect, the flowering ones often almost leafless, all pubescent with tubercular-based hairs or glabrescent when young,
Ecology : Brachystegia woodland; 1500 m alt.
  Comprises 2 subspp.: - Subsp. katangensis; subsp. sublignosa (De Wild.) J. Léonard [syn.: A. racemosa De Wild.; A. rogersii N. E. Br.].
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carte afrique num 176792
Record n°176792
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