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Syngonanthus robinsonii Moldenke
Family : ERIOCAULACEAE
Protologue : Phytologia 17: 437 (1968)
Information on the genus : Syngonanthus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb; leaves rosulate, generally numerous, recurving, appressed-hispid, obtuse
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Ecology : Damp sand; often among rocks or near waterfalls; frequently forming large colonies; hollows; 1250-1600 m alt.
  Type from Zambia, not Nigeria (confusion by Moldenke).
  Expected in S. Tanzania.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2010). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 13: 80
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 41988
 
Record n°41988
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