African Plant Database

Centemopsis gracilenta (Hiern) Schinz
Protologue : Vierteljahrsschr. Naturf. Ges. Zürich 57: 547 (1913)
Information on the genus : Centemopsis
Basionym : Centema gracilenta Hiern
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Psilotrichum gracilentum (Hiern) C.B. Clarke (1913)
 Centema gracilenta Hiern (1900)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Centemopsis myurus Suess. (1938)
=Kyphocarpa petersii Lopr.
=Achyropsis oxyuris Suess. & Overkott (1940)
=Achyropsis laricifolia Peter (1938)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb (or probably short-lived perennial in undisturbed woody stems and branches, 90-140 cm tall. divaricate-ascending and frequently with sterile axillary short shoots.
Ecology : Deciduous woodland, roadsides, dry shaded banks, by ditches; weed of cultivation; 50-2270 m alt.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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