African Plant Database

Antopetitia abyssinica A. Rich.
Protologue : Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 2 14: 262 (1840) 
Information on the genus : Antopetitia
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Ornithopus coriandrinus Hochst. & Steud. (1841)
=Ornithopus coriandrinus Fielding & Gardner (1844)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Spreading or, less often, erect tap-rooted pubescent annual herb 15-120 cm tall.
Ecology : Grassland; rocky outcrops; also as a weed in cultivations; roadsides; footpath; scrub; 1000-3400 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 163
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