African Plant Database

Thesium katangense Robyns & Lawalrée
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 20: 157 (1950)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb drying bright green, with a rhizome giving rise to several erect stems 13 cm tall, to 2 mm Ø at base, slender, subwoody at base, glabrous, sulcate-striate, fastigiately branched above; sterile branches slender to 7 cm long, simple; […]
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Ecology : “Steppe” (Biano Plateau).
  Related to T. hockii, T. ussanguense, T. robynsii. Known only from the type collected in 1948.
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Record n°90700 modified 2007-01-22
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