African Plant Database

Gerbera ambigua (Cass.) Sch. Bip.
Protologue : Flora 27(2): 780 (1844)
Information on the genus : Gerbera
Basionym : Lasiopus ambiguus Cass.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Lasiopus ambiguus Cass.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Gerbera discolor Harv.
=Gerbera elegans Muschl. (1911)
=Gerbera ambigua var. kraussii (Sch. Bip.) Thell.
=Gerbera kraussii Sch. Bip. (1844)
=Gerbera lynchii Dummer
=Gerbera nervosa Sond. (1850)
=Gerbera ambigua var. gueinzii (Harv.) Thell.
=Gerbera kraussii var. gueinzii Harv.
=Gerbera ambigua var. cardiobasis Thell.
=Lasiopus coriaceus DC. (1838)
=Gerbera coriacea (DC.) Sch. Bip. (1844)
=Gerbera flava R.E. Fr.
=Gerbera kraussii var. simuata Dummer
=Gerbera randii S. Moore (1926)
=Gerbera welwitschii var. velutina S. Moore
=Gerbera welwitschii S. Moore (1916)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Herb- Ht 0.15 - 0.5 m. Alt 200 - 2000 m. Distribution: EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1992). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 6[1]: 47-48

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 24: t.938 (1944).
  • Wild Flrs Rhodesia : (1976).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 288 (1997).
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Compositae[1]: 10,12 (2000)
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Record n°100501 modified 2006-10-10
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