African Plant Database


Rotala serpiculoides Welw. ex Hiern
Family : LYTHRACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 2: 469 (1871)
Information on the genus : Rotala
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb; stems erect, simple or sparsely branched, to > 25 cm.
Ecology : Terrestrial or amphibious; seasonally wet areas in damp grassland, dambos, swamps; 450-2200 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Oliver, D., Dyer, W.T.T.; Prain, D.; Hill, A.W. (1871). Flora of Tropical Africa 2: 469 
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 112 (1991).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
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Record n°109157
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