African Plant Database

Afrosciadium nyassicum (H. Wolff) P.J.D. Winter
Information on the genus : Afrosciadium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Peucedanum nyassicum H. Wolff
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Glabrous perennial, 0,3-1,2 m tall (not 0,90-2 m as A. eylesii); stem subterete with relatively fine grooves; leaves to 75 cm long, narrowly triangular in outline, 2-pinnate; umbel compound; flowers yellowish-green.
Ecology : Marshy ground; near streams.
  • Winter, P.J.D., Magge, A.R. & al. (). A new generic classification for African peucedanoid species (Apiaceae). Taxon : 360
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    Record n°185670 created 2008-07-09 - modified 2008-07-09
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