African Plant Database

Lotus becquetii Boutique
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 23: 234 (1953)
Information on the genus : Lotus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial sparingly pilose or glabrescent herb with procumbent or ascending stems to 1,2 mm Ø, 70 cm long, drying yellowish-green.
Ecology : Pastures; Loudetia arundinacea grassland with scattered trees; rain-forest with Albizia, Macaranga, Croton, Ocotea; track sides; slopes; 1800-2500 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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