African Plant Database

Sarcocornia mossambicensis Brenan
Protologue : Fl. Zambes. 9(1): 153 (1988)
Information on the genus : Sarcocornia
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Salicornia mossambicensis (Brenan) Piirainen & G. Kadereit
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Salicornia mossambicensis (Brenan) Piirainen & G. Kadereit (2017)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Prostrate or decumbent subshrub 10-40 cm high, with numerous Fleshy-stemmed procumbent red annual herb, covered with
Ecology : Estuarine salt marshes (pionneer), edges of mangroves.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Syst. Bot. 35: 401 (2010).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
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Record n°26731
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