African Plant Database

Fagopyrum snowdenii (Hutch. & Dandy) S.P. Hong
Protologue : Grana, 27(4): 295 (1988)
Information on the genus : Fagopyrum
Basionym : Harpagocarpus snowdenii Hutch. & Dandy
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Harpagocarpus snowdenii Hutch. & Dandy (1926)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Fagopyrum ciliatum Jacq.-Fél. (1946)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial, climbing or straggling herb, 0,3-1 m high;
Ecology : Rain-forest edges or clearings; grassland; streamsides in wet highland forest; 1350-2650 m alt.
  Also in Sudan (Imatong Mts.), 1700-1850 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 272
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Record n°116032 modified 2006-11-23
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