African Plant Database

Aeschynomene dimidiata Welw. ex Baker
Information on the genus : Aeschynomene
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aeschynomene dimidiata Welw. ex Baker subsp. dimidiata
Taxon infra-specific
Aeschynomene dimidiata subsp. bequaertii (De Wild.) J. Léonard
Aeschynomene dimidiata Welw. ex Baker subsp. dimidiata
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Undershrub, 60-90 cm tall; stems several (sometimes some leafy, sterile, and others without leaves, fertile), sub-erect or oblique; branches elongated, bearing at the apex paniculate racemes; plant viscid and muricate; leaves sensitive.
Ecology : Bushy hills, in damp places, with tall herbage; swamps; 1500 m alt.
  Comprises 2 subspp.: Subsp. dimidiata; subsp. bequaertii (De Wild.) J. Léonard
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
carte afrique num 176800
Record n°176800
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