African Plant Database

Lefebvrea atropurpurea (Steud. ex A. Rich.) P.J.D. Winter
Protologue : Taxon 57(2): 361 (2008)
Information on the genus : Lefebvrea
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Erythroselinum atropurpureum (Steud. ex A. Rich.) Chiov.
 Malabaila atropurpurea (Steud. ex A. Rich.) Vatke
 Pastinaca atropurpurea Steud. ex A. Rich.
 Peucedanum atropurpureum (Steud. ex A. Rich.) Hiern (1877)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Peucedanum ruspolii Engl. (1897)
=Malabaila lefebvrioides Engl.
=Peucedanum lefebvrioides (Engl.) M. Hiroe
=*Erythroselinum lefebvrioides Engl.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Glabrous herb, probably biennial to perennial, 0,2-1,3 m tall; root slender or somewhat thickened below the surface of the soil.
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Ecology : Grassland with scattered bushes; open bushland; scrub, usually on swampy ground; 1200-2600 m alt.
  Apparently a rare plant.
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Record n°185674 created 2008-07-09 - modified 2016-12-14
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