African Plant Database


Lefebvrea abyssinica A. Rich.
Family : APIACEAE
Information on the genus : Lefebvrea
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Peucedanum lefeburia Drude
=Lefebvrea stuhlmannii Engl.
=Peucedanum stuhlmannii (Engl.) Drude
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Glabrous blue-green perennial (? sometimes biennial) herb, 0,9-3 m tall; root sometimes slender, usually ± tuberous, 3 cm Ø; stem terete, finely striate, slender, frequently bowed over in fruit, 5-10 mm broad at base.
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Ecology : Short or long grassland, on deep soil, frequently with bushes; Brachystegia, Uapaca woodland; disturbed places; upland rain-forest with Albizia, Macaranga, Croton, Ocotea, on wet bank in forest; 870-2550 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Taxon 57[2]: 361 (2008).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 27276
 
Record n°27276
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