African Plant Database

Tetragonia retusa Thulin
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 13(2): 165 (1993)
Information on the genus : Tetragonia
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Tribulocarpus retusus (Thulin) Thulin & Liede
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Tribulocarpus retusus (Thulin) Thulin & Liede (2012)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrublet, to 50 cm tall; young branches terete.
Ecology : Area with shallow drainage lines on orange sand over limestone, with vegetation of low mixed bush; ± 200 m alt. Only known from the type collected in 1971.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°48076
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