African Plant Database

Rhynchosia splendens Schweinf.
Protologue : Verh. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 18: 654 (1868)
Information on the genus : Rhynchosia
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub, erect with branches 0,6 m tall, entirely silvery-tomentose; pod unknown.
Ecology : Ecology unknown (? wooded grassland); ± 1000 m alt.
  Only known from the type collected in 1865. Perhaps identical with A. albissima , further material needed.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 66867
Record n°66867
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