African Plant Database

Pandiaka elegantissima (Schinz) Dandy
Protologue : Fl. Pl. Sudan 1: 119 (1950)
Information on the genus : Pandiaka
Basionym : Achyranthes elegantissima Schinz
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Achyranthes elegantissima Schinz (1895)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Achyranthes oblanceolata Schinz (1895)
=Pandiaka oblanceolata (Schinz) C.B. Clarke (1913)
=Pandiaka cylindrica Hook. f. ex Baker & C.B. Clarke (1913)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect subshrub, coarsely hairy, much-branched at the top, upper dense mats, or solitary in irregular rosettes 20-80 cm ?not
Ecology : Ecology unknown.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 279
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