African Plant Database

Rotala lucalensis A. Fern. & Diniz
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot., Ser. 2 31: 153 (1957)
Information on the genus : Rotala
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Rotala wildii A. Fern. (1974)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or perennial herb; stems creeping and irregularly branched below, usually erect above, to ± 25 cm long.
Ecology : Amphibious; granite kopjes; 1000-1430 m alt. Disjunct distribution.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 112 (1991).
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