African Plant Database


Achyropsis gracilis C. C. Towns.
Family : AMARANTHACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 34(3): 432 (1980)
Information on the genus : Achyropsis
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Spreading annual (?) with a slender rootstock, 30-40 cm tall, 20-30 cm tall. ascending; stem and branches tetragonous.
Ecology : Floor of forest, semi-shaded; 61-152 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1988). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 9[1]: 114-115
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
carte afrique num 543
 
Record n°543 modified 2007-03-29
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