African Plant Database

Cyclocarpa stellaris Afzel. ex Baker
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 2: 151 (1871)
Information on the genus : Cyclocarpa
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aeschynomene stellaris (Afzel. ex Baker) Roberty
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Glabrous herb 3,5-50 cm tall, erect or prostrate, generally ramose, tufted.
Ecology : Sunny, humid places on granite pan with Utricularia pubescens, Afrotrilepis pilosa; savanna with Hyparrhenia; swamps; cultivations (also in rice fields); clearing; rock crevices; damp ground in grassy places; 0-1280 m alt.
  Laos, Vietnam, Thailand, Java, SE Borneo, N Australia and Queensland (vide Webbia 19: 613, 1964); disjunction Africa - Asia - Australia.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • BOUDET G. & J.P. LEBRUN (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16 : 179
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:227 (2012)
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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