African Plant Database

Macrotyloma stipulosum (Welw. ex Baker) Verdc.
Information on the genus : Macrotyloma
Basionym : Dolichos stipulosus Welw. ex Baker
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Dolichos stipulosus Welw. ex Baker (1871)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dolichos fischeri Harms (1899)
=Macrotyloma katangense (De Wild.) Verdc.
=Dolichos katangensis De Wild. (1914)
=Dolichos nanus Harms (1900)
=Dolichos stipulosus f. angustifoliolatus Baker f.
=Dolichos stipulosus var. randii Baker f.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect perennial herb 10-30 cm tall with a carrot-like woody rootstock; stems covered with spreading white hairs.
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Ecology : Artificial pasture; rocky outcrops; wet savanna; Julbernardia, Brachystegia mixed deciduous woodland on sandy soil; laterite; grass "mumua" woods in moist situation; 1000-1950 m alt.
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