African Plant Database


Wajira albescens Thulin
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 2(5): 475 (1982)
Information on the genus : Wajira
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Trailing or climbing perennial plant with woody stems, sparsely appressed pubescent with retrorse hairs when young;
Ecology : Acacia-Commiphora-Dalbergia bushland on limestone, red sandy loam; c. 300 m alt.
  Two collections known from NE Kenya (Wajir Distr.), and 2(?) from Somalia.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Syst. Bot. Monogr. 29[4]: 915-916 (2004).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 71031
 
Record n°71031
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