African Plant Database


Drosera indica L.
Family : DROSERACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 282 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Drosera
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Drosera makinoi Masam.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Caulescent annual; stems 3-50 cm long.
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Ecology : Boggy places, seasonally wet acid rocks in open spaces in Brachystegia woodland; becoming a weed of damp places in derelict cultivated ground; 950 m
  (Imatong Mts., Sudan). S. Africa (Transvaal), Namibia; Madagascar, Asia (from India to Japan), New Guinea, Australia.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb, Carnivore- Ht 0.03 - 0.6 m.in states: NAM, LP, MP
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa. Australasia/Pacific,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 23767
 
Record n°23767
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