African Plant Database


Aeschynomene trigonocarpa Taub. ex Baker f.
Family : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Aeschynomene
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aeschynomene goetzei Harms (1901)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 0,8-3 m tall, or sometimes an ascending woody herb; stems slender, at first glandular pubescent with tubercular-based hairs, later glabrous; bark on older stems at length peeling to reveal a powdery rusty-red surface.
Ecology : Open Brachystegia woodland and derived bushland; Julbernardia woodland; Acacia-Commiphora thicket-woodland; often on rocky hills, less often in grassland or old cultivations; 1200-1740 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 63484
 
Record n°63484
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