African Plant Database

Crotalaria phylicoides Wild
Protologue : Kirkia 4: 140 (1964)
Information on the genus : Crotalaria
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrubby or suffrutescent, densely spreading-hairy herb to 90 cm tall; leaves closely arranged, ± sessile; leaflets small, linear, with recurved apiculum and inrolled margins; flowers solitary or in pairs; mature seeds unknown.
Ecology : Quartzite crags in montane grassland; 1700-1950 m alt.
  Endemic on the Chimanimani Mts. Allied to C. gazensis (not C. caudata as suggested in original description).
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Record n°64358
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