African Plant Database

Thesium microphyllum Robyns & Lawalrée
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 31: 518 (1961)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Thesium ussanguense auct. sensu Agnew 1974, non Engl.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb drying green with a slender rootstock, bearing 1-several stems at apex and later scattered along slender lateral rhizomes; stems green, erect, slender, simple to virgately branched, 6-35 cm tall, 1-1,5 mm Ø at base,[…]
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Ecology : Burnt upland grassland, short grassland subject to burning, by lakes, swamps or in depressions, on sandy or clay soils.
  1050-1800 m alt. Related to T. brachyanthum.
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Record n°90714 modified 2007-01-23
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