African Plant Database

Aeschynomene afraspera J. Léonard
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 24: 64 (1954)
Information on the genus : Aeschynomene
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Aeschynomene aspera auct. sensu Baker F.T.A. II, Hiern, Baker f., non L.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 1-3 m tall with soft hollow, thick, glabrous pithy stems; or annual or sometimes perennial shrubby herb; leaves sensitive.
Ecology : Along waters; humid or swampy places; floodplains, lagoons; often in water; 0-1050 m alt.
  S. Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • 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
see under Flora of Mozambique
carte afrique num 63423
Record n°63423
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