African Plant Database


Rotala verdcourdtii A. Fern.
Family : LYTHRACEAE
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot., Ser. 2 49: 10 (1975)
Information on the genus : Rotala
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or perhaps perennial herb; stems erect, rooted and denuded of leaves below, irregularly branched above, to ± 30 cm long. – Amphibious.
Ecology : Clear stream on fine gravel running through swampy Hyparrhenia grassland; 1340 m alt. Only known from the type collected in 1960.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 113 (1991).
 
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Record n°109160
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