African Plant Database


Desmodium dregeanum Benth.
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Miq. Pl. Jungh. 222. (1852)
Information on the genus : Desmodium
 
 
Status
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Grona caffra (E. Mey.) H. Ohashi & K. Ohashi
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Grona caffra (E. Mey.) H. Ohashi & K. Ohashi
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Desmodium caffrum (E. Mey.) Druce
=Meibomia caffra (E. Mey.) Kuntze
=Nicolsonia caffra E. Mey.
=Grona caffra (E. Mey.) H. Ohashi & K. Ohashi (2019)
=Desmodium caffrum var. schlechteri Schindl.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Woody herb with prostrate to erect stems or decumbent to erect shrub 0,2-1m long or tall;
Ecology : Grassland at forest edges; sandy lake shores; woodland edges; dambo margins; beaches; marshes; 0-1500 m alt.
  S. Africa.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
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Record n°62170
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