African Plant Database


Rhynchosia longissima Hauman
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 25: 104 (1955)
Information on the genus : Rhynchosia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Sarmentous ? or twining herb with a thick woody rootstock; stem slender, 1,5 m (? and more) long, 1,5 m Ø, striate, with red-brown spreading hairs, becoming slightly puberulous; ripe seeds unknown.
Ecology : Edges of forest gallery; 1070 m alt.
  Only known from the type collected in 1947.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 66839
 
Record n°66839
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