African Plant Database

Rhynchosia fleckii Schinz
Protologue : Vierteljahrsschr. Naturf. Ges. Zürich 52: 428 (1907)
Information on the genus : Rhynchosia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Rhynchosia confusa Burtt Davy (1921) (SA = accepted; TA = rejected)
=Rhynchosia nervosa var. pauciflora Harv.
=Rhynchosia desertorum Harms (1922)
=Rhynchosia oligantha Harms (1913)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, prostrate or ascending; stems woody, 10-50 cm long, densely softly pubescent; inflorescences shorter than leaves.
Ecology : Sandveld, open wooded grassland with Grewia flava, Schmidtia pappophoroides; 900-1200 m alt.
  Namibia, S. Africa, Botswana.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 1[1-3]: 122 (1921).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 66748
Record n°66748
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