African Plant Database

Aeschynomene stipulosa Verdc.
Protologue : Kew Bull. 24: 13 (1970)
Information on the genus : Aeschynomene
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial prostrate herb with 5-20 branches 8-20 cm long radiating from a tuberous rootstock which bears narrow roots 11-15 cm long; young shoots sparsely setulose; mature seeds unknown.
Ecology : Degenerate Brachystegia woodland; 1310 m alt.
  Only known from the type collected in 1937.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 63479
Record n°63479
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