African Plant Database

Corydalis cornuta Royle
Family : Fumariaceae
Protologue : Illustr. Bot. Himal. 69. 1: (1834)
Information on the genus : Corydalis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Corydalis mildbraedii Fedde (1910)
=*Corydalis stewartii auct. (1923) non Fedde
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Suberect to ascending much-branched annual herb, to 70 cm tall.
Ecology : Afromontane Hagenia-Hypericum open forests and clearings in humid places often near streams; favoured by human disturbance; 2000-3500 m alt. Himalayan (E Afghanistan to Sikkim)/Afroalpine disjunction.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 152
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