African Plant Database


Thesium pygmaeum Hilliard
Family : SANTALACEAE
Protologue : Edinburgh J. Bot. 48(1): 54 (1991)
Information on the genus : Thesium
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with small woody caudex crowned with many stems, decumbent or erect, 10-15 cm long, much-branched, leafy, not ribbed, sometimes scabridulous; plant drying blackish; leaves linear, 7-14 mm long, thick and fleshy,[…]
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Ecology : Quartzide outcrops.
  1460-1640 m alt. Known only from the Chimanimani Mts (probably endemic) environs of the Bundi R. (2 collections: type in 1966, the other one in 1957).[…]
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 90722
 
Record n°90722
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