African Plant Database


Crotalaria mentiens Polhill
Family : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Crotalaria
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect annual or short-lived perennial herb, well-branched, with densely hairy (hairs brown-based) branches, 20-40 cm tall; stipules absent; leaflets small, narrow; racemes short, few-flowered, teminating in a head of small flowers;
Ecology : Ecology unknown.
  Similar to C. ledermannii occurring in the same area (Bamenda, Cameroon). Known from only 2 collections (Brouwers), probably collected in the late 1960s or early 1970s; not recollected during inventories by M. Cheek & al. (fide Pl. Mt. Oku…: 64-65, 200
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 64310
 
Record n°64310
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