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Glinus bainesii (Oliv.) Pax
Information on the genus : Glinus
Basionym : Mollugo bainesii Oliv.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mollugo bainesii Oliv.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Prostrate subsucculent shrub to 40 cm high; stems rather stout, stems on the margins to 20-30 cm long; leaves linear, 3-5-
Ecology : Muddy soil, sandy river banks, dry river beds; 120-930 m alt. Botswana, Namibia, S. Africa (Transvaal).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Ht 0.15 - 0.5 m. Alt: 450 - 896 m. Distribution: BOT, LP
  • Sukhorukov A,P. & al. (2021). Evolutionary relationships, biogeography and morphological characters of Glinus (Molluginaceae), with special emphasis on the genus composition in Sub-Saharan Africa PhytoKeys 173: 28
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