African Plant Database


Lotus torulosus (Chiov.) Fiori
Family : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Lotus
Basionym : Lotus arabicus var. torulosus Chiov.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Lotus arabicus var. torulosus Chiov.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Procumbent annual herb to 40 cm long, pilose.
Ecology : Grassy patches in evergreen bushland; disturbed deciduous bushland; sandy or gravelly places; cultivations; 650-1450 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 65832
 
Record n°65832
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