African Plant Database

Cassia fallacina Chiov.
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Protologue : Res. Sci. Somal. Ital. 1: 68 (1916)
Information on the genus : Cassia
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Chamaecrista fallacina (Chiov.) Lock
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Chamaecrista fallacina (Chiov.) Lock
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb or subshrub, with a woody rootstock and spreading or prostrate stems to 35 cm tall.
Ecology : Grassland with scattered trees; seasonally inundated grassland; wet grey clay-loam; woodland; bushland; 100-2500 m alt.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°69807
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