African Plant Database

Thesium symoensii Lawalrée
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 55(1-2): 23 (1985)
Information on the genus : Thesium
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb to 40 cm tall, glabrous, drying dark green, with a small taproot; stem single, erect, slender, ribbed, to 1,2 mm ? at base, branched in the upper half; basal leaves 2, opposite, elongate; stem leaves alternate, scale-like,[…]
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Ecology : Humid steppe.
  1800 m alt. Known only from the type (Lisowski, Malaisse & Symoens 4276).Closely related to T. vimineum but fruit different.
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Record n°90741 modified 2007-01-23
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