African Plant Database


Rhynchosia chimanimaniensis Verdc.
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 55(1): 144 (2000)
Information on the genus : Rhynchosia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb or subshrub 0,5-1,8 m tall; stems clustered, angular, erect, mostly unbranched, with prominent nodes, densely grey pubescent when young, older parts glabrous; short lateral branches sometimes present; leaves unifoliolate; pod unknown.
Ecology : Grassland and rocky slopes, ? forest edges (steppe on stony orange soil); 1200-1950 m alt.
  A very distinctive species of the R. caribaea group.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 66976
 
Record n°66976
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