African Plant Database


Sphaeranthus flexuosus O. Hoffm.
Family : ASTERACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Mus. Congo Belge. Bot., Ser. 4 10 (1903)
Information on the genus : Sphaeranthus
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sphaeranthus brounae Robyns (1924)
=Sphaeranthus calcareus Robyns (1924)
=Sphaeranthus dinteri Muschl. (1911)
=Sphaeranthus humilis O. Hoffm. (1903)
=Sphaeranthus kalahariensis Bremek. & Oberm. (1935)
=Sphaeranthus engleri Muschl. (1911)
=Sphaeranthus setulosus R.E. Fr. (1916)
=Sphaeranthus tenuis R.E. Fr. (1916)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual (occ. perennial)- Herb- Ht 0.13 - 0.6 m. Alt 900 - 1500 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Kirkia 12: (1980).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 331 (1997).
 
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