African Plant Database


Pandiaka welwitschii (Schinz) Hiern
Family : AMARANTHACEAE
Protologue : Cat. Afr. Pl. 1: 894 (1900) 
Information on the genus : Pandiaka
Basionym : Achyranthes welwitschii Schinz
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Achyranthes welwitschii Schinz (1895)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Psilotrichum debile Baker (1897)
=Pandiaka debilis (Baker) Hiern (1900)
=Achyranthes schweinfurthii Schinz (1896)
=Pandiaka schweinfurthii (Schinz) C.B. Clarke (1913)
=Pandiaka kassneri Suess.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, (15-)50-120 cm; taller forms much-branched or ascendent, very ramose, 15-50 cm long.
Ecology : Deciduous woodland, grassland, rocky hillsides and riversides; sandy soils; 1125-1820 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1985). Flora of Tropical East Africa Amaranthaceae: 117-118
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1988). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 9[1]: 117
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 569
 
Record n°569
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