African Plant Database

Thesium lynesii Robyns & Lawalrée
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 17: 143 (1944)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Probably perennial herb drying yellowish green, glabrous, base unknown; stems probably tufted from the base, 20-25 cm tall, branched, slender; branches erect, filiform, 15-16 cm long, rebranched, ultimate branchlets 1-4 mm long,[…]
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Ecology : Savanna, rare or occasional.
  Known only from the type collected in 1933. Close to T. equisetoides but differs by glabrous erect stems with long leaves, very short flowering shoots and very small anthers (0,15 mm long).
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Record n°90709 modified 2007-01-23
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