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Ludwigia senegalensis (DC.) Troch.
Family : ONAGRACEAE
Protologue : Contrib. Etude Veg. Seneg. (Mem. Inst. Franc. Afrique Noire, No. 2: 378 (1940)
Information on the genus : Ludwigia
Basionym : Prieurea senegalensis DC.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Jussiaea senegalensis (DC.) Brenan (1953)
 Prieurea senegalensis DC. (1828)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ludwigia pulvinaris Gilg (1903)
=Jussiaea pulvinaris (Gilg) Brenan (1953)
=Ludwigia pulvinaris subsp. lobayensis P.H. Raven
=Jussiaea prieurea Guill. & Perr. (1832)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb creeping at nodes, sometimes completely submerged, stems mostly 5-35 cm long.
Ecology : Wet places; 0-1100 m alt. Namibia; probably Botswana.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb- Ht 0.05 - 0.35 m. Alt: 0 - 1100 m. Distribution: NAM

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:307 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 517 (2006).
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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