African Plant Database


Aeschynomene multicaulis Harms
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 51: 226 (1914) 
Information on the genus : Aeschynomene
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aeschynomene wittei Baker f. (1932)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect subshrub, 7-40 cm tall, with many stems from a woody rootstock, flowering after burns; stems glabrous or sparsely pubescent with tubercular-based hairs; seeds unknown.
Ecology : Burnt grassland; open Brachystegia woodland on stony soil; often in areas just above the bamboo zone; termite mounds; forest; 1350-1800 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 63460
 
Record n°63460
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