African Plant Database


Rotala fontinalis Hiern
Family : LYTHRACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 2: 468 (1871)
Information on the genus : Rotala
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Rotala cordipetala R.E. Fr. (1913)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or perhaps perennial herb; stems simple or branched, creeping, and often denuded of leaves below, erect above, to 20 cm or more long.
Ecology : Amphibious or terrestrial; in water on sandy ground; 900 m alt. Disjunct distribution.
 
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
 
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Record n°109167
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