African Plant Database


Tephrosia platycarpa Guill. & Perr.
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Seneg. Tent. 1: 105 (1831)
Information on the genus : Tephrosia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Tephrosia flexuosa G. Don (1832)
=Tephrosia ansellii Hook. f. (1849)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual plant. Stems firm-herbaceous, branched from the base 30-50 cm or more tall, the branches ascending, slender, thinly appressed-silky.
Ecology : Sandy meadows; gravelly soils; waste places, roadsides.
  São Tomé.
  Not in Sudan (= T. humilis ).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 67834
 
Record n°67834
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