African Plant Database


Vigna antunesii Harms
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 30: 92 (1902) 
Information on the genus : Vigna
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vigna hundtii Rossberg (1935)
=Vigna nuda N.E. Br. (1901)
=Vigna ringoetii (De Wild.) De Wild.
=Liebrechtsia ringoetii De Wild. (1914)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb from a thick, often extensively branched, frequently horizontal woody rootstock, nearly always flowering before the leaves appear; stem at first erect, later prostrate or, less often, climbing, 0,6-1,8 m tall or long,
Ecology : Seasonally burnt grassland; dry forest; 900-2000 m alt.
  The specimen Baum 196 = V. unguiiculata subsp. stenophylla.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Kew Bull. 56[4]: 226 (2001)
 
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 68156
 
Record n°68156
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