African Plant Database

Tricliceras brevicaule (Urb.) R. Fern.
Family : Turneraceae
Information on the genus : Tricliceras
Basionym : Wormskioldia brevicaulis Urb.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Tricliceras brevicaule (Urb.) R. Fern. var. brevicaule
 Wormskioldia brevicaulis Urb. (1883)
Taxon infra-specific
Tricliceras brevicaule var. rosulatum (Urb.) R. Fern. (1975)
Tricliceras brevicaule (Urb.) R. Fern. var. brevicaule
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with a long, thick, straight or contorted woody rootstock, stems one to few, usually short to almost absent; 3- 10(-35?) cm tall.
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Ecology : Sandy soil in open woodland, bushland and grassland; 0-1200 m alt.
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Record n°177238
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