African Plant Database


Aneilema pedunculosum C.B. Clarke
Family : COMMELINACEAE
Protologue : Monogr. Phan. 3: 228 (1881)
Information on the genus : Aneilema
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual, weak, trailing and rooting, sparsely hairy herb; stems 15-60 cm long, often branched; leaves petiolate, 5x1,8 cm, elliptic to ovate, acuminate, when mature nearly glabrous; thyrse dense 1,8-4x1,4-1,6 cm; flowers blue.
Ecology : Ecology unknown.
  Not in Angola nor in Kenya (= A. leiocaule).

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Commelinaceae Commel.: 123 (2012)
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
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Record n°11424
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