African Plant Database

Aeschynomene minutiflora Taub.
Information on the genus : Aeschynomene
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aeschynomene minutiflora Taub. subsp. minutiflora
Taxon infra-specific
Aeschynomene minutiflora subsp. grandiflora Verdc.
Aeschynomene minutiflora Taub. subsp. minutiflora
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect annual herb, 15-60 cm tall, rather sparsely branched with some of the lower lateral branches spreading; stems glabrous.
Ecology : Brachystegia, Julbernardia or Uapaca scrub or woodland on sandy soil; Brachystegia and Colophospermum woodland on thin sandy soil over rocks; sandy river beds, etc.; near sea-level to 1830 m alt.
  Comprises 2 subspp.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 176794
Record n°176794
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