African Plant Database


Rhynchosia holstii Harms
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 26: 306 (1899) 
Information on the genus : Rhynchosia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial climbing or trailing herb with several stems +- 1 m long from a woody rootstock; stems often ridged, pubescent particularly on the ridges.
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Ecology : Recently cleared forest areas where Cymbopogon afronardus is a dominant on dark brown loam; swamp; cultivated ground; said to be a pioneer on recently burnt land; rocky slopes in savanna; open bush; etc...
  Intermediates between this species and R. minima var. prostrata do occur.
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 66833
 
Record n°66833
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