African Plant Database


Achyranthes talbotii Hutch. & Dalziel
Family : AMARANTHACEAE
Protologue : Fl. W. Trop. Afr. 1: 127 (1927)
Information on the genus : Achyranthes
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with short woody stems to 37 cm high.
Ecology : Rocks by fast-flowing rivers (rheophyte), growing half submerged, rooting among boulders (Mt. Cameroon: threatened by logging).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 244
 
Record n°244
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