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Farsetia stenoptera Hochst.
Information on the genus : Farsetia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Farsetia stenoptera Hochst. subsp. stenoptera
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Farsetia grandiflora E. Fourn.
Taxon infra-specific
Farsetia stenoptera subsp. speciosa Jonsell
Farsetia stenoptera Hochst. subsp. stenoptera
Farsetia stenoptera subsp. boivinii (E. Fourn.) Jonsell
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual to perennial herb or shrublet 20-200 cm tall.
Ecology : Semi-arid areas (after rain); in open herb-rich bushland or grassland on thin soil over lava or on laterite; overgrazed land, abandoned fields; 0-c. 1700 m alt. Comprises 3 subspp.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography other :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:168 (2012)
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 177464
Record n°177464
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