African Plant Database

Tephrosia berhautiana Lescot
Protologue : Adansonia, sér. 2 9: 313 (1969)
Information on the genus : Tephrosia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Tephrosia simplicifolia auct. sensu Berhaut
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual, erect herb, sometimes woody at the base 0,2-1,25 m tall; branches slender, slightly angular, with appressed scattered, white hairs; leaves unifoliolate.
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Ecology : Very open wooded savanna on ferruginous fine gravels; lateritic plateau; 110 m alt. - With Burkea africana, Erythrophleum africanum, Hymenocardia acida etc. and several Lepidagathis: anobrya, heudelotiana, collina; etc...
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:246 (2012)
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    see under The International Plant Name Index
    carte afrique num 67768
    Record n°67768
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