African Plant Database


Droguetia iners (Forssk.) Schweinf.
Family : URTICACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Herb. Boissier 4, app. 2: 146 (1896) 
Information on the genus : Droguetia
Basionym : Urtica iners Forssk.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Droguetia iners (Forssk.) Schweinf. subsp. iners
 Urtica iners Forssk. (1775)
 Urtica urens var. iners (Forssk.) Wedd. (1869)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Droguetia thunbergii N.E. Br. (1913)
=Droguetia woodii N.E. Br. (1925)
=Droguetia diffusa Wedd. (1854)
=Urtica pauciflora Steud. (1850)
=Pouzolzia pauciflora (Steud.) A. Rich. (1850)
=Boehmeria pauciflora (Steud.) Blume (1856)
=Droguetia pauciflora (Steud.) Wedd. (1869)
=*Didymogyne abyssinica Wedd. (1854)
=Parietaria capensis Thunb.
=Boehmeria capensis (Thunb.) Spreng.
 
Taxon infra-specific
Droguetia iners subsp. burchellii (N.E. Br.) Friis & Wilmot-Dear (1987)
Droguetia iners (Forssk.) Schweinf. subsp. iners
Droguetia iners subsp. pedunculata Friis (1990)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb or subshrub with prostrate and erect, branched stems to 1-1,5(-2) m tall and creeping or scrambling stems, rooting at the nodes; branches with a very variable indumentum,[…]
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Ecology : “Coffee” forest and plantations; ravines in evergreen bushland; open Hagenia abyssinica, Hypericum revolutum, Schefflera volkensii forest; rain-forest with Albizia, Macaranga, Croton, Ocotea, at edge; […]
  Bioko/Fernando Poo; S. Africa (maps in Friis & Immelman, l.c.); Yemen; Madagascar (Kew Bull. 57: 1006, 2002).
 
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Map
carte afrique num 177242
 
Record n°177242 modified 2007-04-02
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