African Plant Database

Sida rigida (G. Don) D. Dietr.
Information on the genus : Sida
Basionym : Abutilon rigidum G. Don
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Abutilon rigidum G. Don (1831)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sida devredii Steyaert (1952)
=Sida gossweileri Exell (1927)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb or subshrub to 70 cm tall with numerous erect, rush-like branches 50 cm (and more?) long, 2 mm ?at base, little or not ramose, except the presence of very short axillary branchlets.
Ecology : Savanna; open waste places. S. Tomé (introduced?). Near S. hoepfneri.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
carte afrique num 81872
Record n°81872
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