African Plant Database

Antherotoma senegambiensis (Guill. & Perr.) Jacq.-Fél.
Protologue : Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., sect B Ser. 4, 16(2-4): 270 (1994)
Information on the genus : Antherotoma
Basionym : Osbeckia senegambiensis Guill. & Perr.
Status for MA : accepted
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Dissotis senegambiensis (Guill. & Perr.) Triana (1871)
 Osbeckia senegambiensis Guill. & Perr. (1833)
 Antherotoma senegambiensis (Guill. & Perr.) Jacq.-Fél. var. senegambiensis
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dissotis kassneriana Kraenzl. (1931)
=Dissotis irvingiana f. abyssinica (Gilg) A. Fern. & R. Fern.
=Osbeckia abyssinica Gilg
=Osbeckia cogniauxiana De Wild. (1922)
=Osbeckia crepiniana Cogn.
=Osbeckia saxicola Gilg (1898)
=Dissotis hildebrandtii Kraenzl. (1931)
=Rhodosepala erecta Cogn. (1891)
=Rhodosepala procumbens Cogn. (1891)
Taxon infra-specific
Antherotoma senegambiensis var. alpestris (Taub.) --
Antherotoma senegambiensis (Guill. & Perr.) Jacq.-Fél. var. senegambiensis
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Woody erect perennial herb with annual stems 0,3-2 m high.
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Ecology : Grassland, clearings and margins of rain-forest, evergreen bushland, moor; especially in damp places; around volcanic fumaroles.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:291 (2012)
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