African Plant Database


Cassia usambarensis Taub.
Family : Caesalpiniaceae
Family (APGIII) : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Cassia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Chamaecrista usambarensis (Taub.) Standl.
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Chamaecrista usambarensis (Taub.) Standl.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with branches to 40 cm long radiating from a thickened rootstock, forming a carpet.
Ecology : Grassland, especially near rocks; roadsides; 1760-2590 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
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Record n°69840
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