African Plant Database


Centella ulugurensis (Engl.) Domin
Family : APIACEAE
Information on the genus : Centella
Basionym : Hydrocotyle ulugurensis Engl.
 
 
Status
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Hydrocotyle ulugurensis Engl. (1900)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Creeping perennial herb with internodes 1,5-2 cm long; leaf petiole 8-12 mm long, patent hairy; blade 5-6 mm Ø, margins wavy, shallowly lobed without apical point.
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Ecology : Forming small mats on a bog of the Lukwangule Plateau (Uluguru Mts, Tanzania); c. 2400 m alt.
  Similar plants from Uganda and Kenya probably represent montane forms of C. asiatica.
 
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Record n°27208
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