African Plant Database


Dolichos pseudocajanus Baker
Family : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Dolichos
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dolichos saponarius De Wild. (1914)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Subshrubby erect herb 0,6-2 m tall from a woody rootstock; stems annual, ridged, hairy or with lines of appressed hairs along the ridges and pubescent in between; flowers and leaves simultaneous.
Ecology : Deciduous woodland; rocky places or outcrops; grassy savannas or wooded; termite mounds; miombo woodland; wooded tall-grassy meadows; 1350-1600 m alt.
  A variant occurs in Ghana. In Central Africa there is a good deal of variation.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
carte afrique num 63053
 
Record n°63053
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