African Plant Database

Rhynchosia pycnostachya (DC.) Meikle
Information on the genus : Rhynchosia
Basionym : Cylista pycnostachya DC.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cylista pycnostachya DC.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Rhynchosia calycina Guill. & Perr. (1832)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Twiner with robust stems, woody, 10 cm Ø, wide-twining, terete, glabrous or shortly grey-downy, 4-5 m long; petals persistent, rusty red (decorative).
Ecology : Forest; lateritic plateau.
  Bioko/Fernando Poo.
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:244 (2012)
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    carte afrique num 66861
    Record n°66861 modified 2007-04-02
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