African Plant Database

Pandiaka rubrolutea (Lopr.) C.C. Towns.
Protologue : Kew Bull. 34(3): 428 (1980)
Information on the genus : Pandiaka
Basionym : Achyranthes rubro-lutea Lopr.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Achyranthes rubro-lutea Lopr. (1899)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pandiaka andongensis Hiern (1900)
=Pandiaka lindiensis Suess. & Beyerle (1938)
=Pandiaka aristata Suess. (1938)
=Pandiaka andongensis var. gracilis Suess.
=Achyranthes rubrolutea Lopr. (1901)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb, usually much-branched (the branches divaricateascending) bushy growth to 75 cm tall; branches decumbent erect, to 1 m
Ecology : Roads and track sides in light shade, light scrub, rock crevices; open Brachystegia or Julbernardia forest; grassland; waste ground; banks by lakes or watercourses; usually on sandy soil; 50-1620 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1985). Flora of Tropical East Africa Amaranthaceae: 116
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1988). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 9[1]: 118
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