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Eriosema longipedunculatum Hochst. ex A. Rich.
Family : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Eriosema
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Eriosema longipedunculatum Hochst. ex A. Rich. var. longipedunculatum
 Rhynchosia longepedunculata Hochst.
 
Taxon infra-specific
Eriosema longipedunculatum var. hirsutum Verdc.
Eriosema longipedunculatum Hochst. ex A. Rich. var. longipedunculatum
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect or ascending perennial plant; stems 1-several, densely pubescent, slender, with brownish short dense and appressed or denser rather more shaggy indumentum, from a woody rootstock.
Ecology : Grassland derived from Podocarpus forest; bushland; rocky places; 1300-2400 m alt.
  Yemen.
  Comprises 2 vars.

Bibliography other :
  • Flora of Tropical Africa 2: 227 (1871).

Bibliography other :
  • Richard, A. (1847). Tentamen Florae Abyssinicae seu Enumeratio Plantarum hucusque in plerisque Abyssiniae Paris 1: 226
 
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Map
carte afrique num 177111
 
Record n°177111 modified 2015-01-27
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