African Plant Database


Pandiaka lanuginosa Schinz
Family : AMARANTHACEAE
Protologue : Nat. Pflanzenfam. Nachtr. ed. 2, 16[c]: 64 (1934)
Information on the genus : Pandiaka
Basionym : Achyranthes lanuginosa Schinz
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Achyranthes lanuginosa Schinz (1895)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Weak-stemmed perennial herb; woody scrambler, straggling, thinly woody below; erect, 18-35 cm high. seen.
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Ecology : Moderately dry country on sandy ground, more rarely on driedout black cotton soil, in seasonal river beds, river and lake shores; also in grazed and valley grassland; Acacia-Cadaba scrub on silty sand over limestone; 320-1820 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1985). Flora of Tropical East Africa Amaranthaceae: 118-119
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 563
 
Record n°563 modified 2017-11-03
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