African Plant Database


Nesaea passerinoides (Welw. ex Hiern) Koehne
Family : LYTHRACEAE
Information on the genus : Nesaea
Basionym : Ammannia passerinoides Welw. ex Hiern
 
 
Status
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ammannia passerinoides Welw. ex Hiern
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ammannia passerinoides Welw. ex Hiern
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ammannia passerinoides Welw. ex Hiern (1871)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Subshrub with woody rootstock, to 1,2 m high; stem erect, 4- gonous, simple or ± branched.
Ecology : Grasslands, margins of vleis and termite-mounds, on black clayey or sandy soils; beside water; 1280-1800 m alt. Botswana, S. Africa (Transvaal).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Dwarf shrub- Ht 0.6 - 0.91 m. Alt: 185 - 1220 m. in states: BOT, MP

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

Bibliography other :
  • Graham, S.A & K. Gandhi (2013). Nomenclatural changes resulting from the tranfer of Nesaea and Hionanthera to Ammannia (Lythraceae) Harvard Pap. Bot. 18(1): 79
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
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Record n°109242
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