African Plant Database


Rhynchosia megalocalyx Thulin
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 8(5): 480 (1989)
Information on the genus : Rhynchosia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Robust half erect and half climbing plant, to 5 m tall, somewhat viscid; branchlets terete, dark purplish brown, pubescent with short eect hairs some of which are tubercular-based;
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Ecology : Acacia-Commiphora bushland on orange sand; other associated woody plants: Cordyla somalensis, Gardenia fiorii, Dalbergia uarandensis, Boswellia microphylla, Ipomoea donaldsonii, Codeauxia edulis, Solanum jubae, etc...
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 66846
 
Record n°66846
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