African Plant Database

Thesium lycopodioides Gilg
Protologue : Kunene-Sambesi-Exped. 229 (1903)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Low subshrub with prostrate branches c. 30 cm long, very much divaricately branched, densely hispid-pilose; leaves few on elongated branches, very densely placed on short floriferous branches, narrowly imbricate, (linear-) lanceolate,[…]
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Ecology : At edge of wood on stony ground.
  1300 m alt.Very close to T. strigulosum from which it can be distinguished by the short densely leafy branches and by the shorter and less distant leaves on the main stems. The two are perhaps conspecific.[…]
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Record n°90708 modified 2007-01-23
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