African Plant Database


Desmodium heterocarpon var. strigosum Meeuwen
Family : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Desmodium
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hedysarum polycarpon Poir.
=Desmodium polycarpon (Poir.) DC.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Suffruticose plant with shrubby or procumbent habit; stems terete, striate, strigose, to 1-2 m tall.
Ecology : Swampy or damp soil, near the coast.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
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Record n°62217
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