African Plant Database

Decorsea schlechteri (Harms) Verdc.
Information on the genus : Decorsea
Basionym : Phaseolus schlechteri Harms
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Phaseolus schlechteri Harms (1902)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dolichos schlechteri Harms ex Burtt Davy (1932)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stems rather slender, somewhat ridged, mostly glabrous ±3 m long; flowering shoots often leafless.
Ecology : Kalahari sand grasslands and scrub; stony slopes and hillsides; various woodlands: mopane, Isoberlinia-Brachystegia boehmii-Combretum, Acacia-mopane, pure Combretum; various thickets and scrubs; 0-1200 m alt.
  Botswana, S. Africa, Namibia, Swaziland.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°68729
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