Lindernia monroi (S. Moore) Eb. Fisch.

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Lindernia monroi

Photo: Paul Hubbard
On Bulale Hill, Khumalo CL, Matobo Hills

Lindernia monroi

Photo: Paul Hubbard
On Bulale Hill, Khumalo CL, Matobo Hills

Lindernia monroi

Photo: Bart Wursten
Camp Amalinda, Matobo

Lindernia monroi

Photo: Bart Wursten
Camp Amalinda, Matobo

Lindernia monroi

Photo: Bart Wursten
Camp Amalinda, Matobo

Lindernia monroi

Photo: Bart Wursten
Camp Amalinda, Matobo

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Synonyms: Craterostigma monroi S. Moore
Torenia monroi (S. Moore) Philcox
Common names:
Frequency:
Status: Native
Description:
Erect annual herb 3.5 - 13 cm tall. Stems glabrous, not 4-angled. Leaves: basal crowded, alternate, linear; cauline: 5-15 × 0.2-0.5 mm, opposite, linear, ± amplexicaul, somewhat fleshy. Flowers few in upper leaf axils, borne on relatively long (5-10 mm) slender pedicels. Calyx not winged. Corolla pale mauve, pale pink or white with yellow palate. Capsule 3.5 × 2 mm, ellipsoid.
Notes:
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: In seasonally wet rock pools
Altitude range: (metres) 800 - 1400 m
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Only known from Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C,E,S
Growth form(s):
Endemic status: Endemic
Red data list status: Data deficient
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Images last updated: Saturday 27 December 2014
Literature:

Philcox, D. (1990). Scrophulariaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(2) Pages 57 - 58. As Torenia monroi


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African Plant Database: Lindernia monroi
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Lindernia monroi
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Lindernia monroi
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Lindernia monroi
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Lindernia monroi
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Lindernia monroi
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Lindernia monroi
Ispot Southern Africa : Lindernia monroi
JSTOR Plant Science: Lindernia monroi
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Lindernia monroi
Tropicos: Lindernia monroi
West African Plants database: Lindernia monroi


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Lindernia monroi.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=151440, retrieved 6 December 2016

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