African Plant Database

Rhynchosia schimperi Hochst. ex Boiss.
Information on the genus : Rhynchosia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Rhynchosia cliffordii Hutch. & E.A. Bruce (1941)
=*Glycine schimperi Hochst. & Steud.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Prostrate or spreading shrub or subshrub ro 60 cm long with trailing side branches, ± herbaceous, shortly grey tomentose.
Ecology : Stony or sandy ground; 25-1640 m alt.
  Arabia; India (Rajasthan), Pakistan.
  Clearly differs from R. minima by its short inflorescences (1-7 flowers) and the characteristic leaflet shape.
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Record n°66864
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