African Plant Database


Cassia newtonii Mendonça & Torre
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Cassia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Chamaecrista newtonii (Mendonça & Torre) Lock
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Chamaecrista newtonii (Mendonça & Torre) Lock (1988)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrublet or perennial slender herb woody at base with ramose stem, ±30 cm tall; flowers of a splendid orange colour; caylx almost entirely petaloid.
Ecology : Pastures; 1700 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
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Record n°69825
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