African Plant Database


Mesanthemum pilosum Kimpouni
Family : ERIOCAULACEAE
Information on the genus : Mesanthemum
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tussocky perennial herb from a woody rootstock or short rhizome, 25-76 cm tall
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Ecology : Humid savannas; boggy areas in grassland; pools on ferruginous hard-pan; 1000-1700 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 74
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
 
Map
carte afrique num 41797
 
Record n°41797
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