African Plant Database

Crassocephalum rubens (B. Juss. ex Jacq.) S. Moore var. rubens
Protologue : J. Bot. 50: 212 (1912) 
Information on the genus : Crassocephalum
Basionym : Senecio rubens B. Juss. ex Jacq.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Gynura rubens (Juss. ex Jacq.) Muschl. (1912)
 Senecio cernuus L. f. (1781)
 Senecio rubens B. Juss. ex Jacq. (1777)
 Crassocephalum cernuum (L. f.) Moench (1781)
 Crassocephalum rubens (B. Juss. ex Jacq.) S. Moore (1912)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Gynura cernua (Cass.) Benth. (1824)
=Cremocephalum cernuum Cass. (1824)
=*Gynura cernua Benth. (1849)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Herb- Ht 0.76 - 1 m. Alt 2 - 1000 m. Distribution: KN

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 273
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Record n°102683 modified 2007-04-18
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