African Plant Database


Cassia humifusa Brenan
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 1958, 246 (1958)
Information on the genus : Cassia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Senna humifusa (Brenan) Lock
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb, sometimes slightly woody, with prostrate densely pubescent eglandular stems to 80 cm or more long; ripe seeds unknown.
Ecology : Dry scrub with trees; Acacia-Commiphora bushland; usually on sandy soil; 90-610 m alt.
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
 
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Record n°69816
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