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Vernonia colorata (Willd.) Drake subsp. colorata
Family : ASTERACEAE
Information on the genus : Vernonia
Basionym : Eupatorium coloratum Willd.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : autonym unused (present)
Status for TA : autonym unused (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Eupatorium coloratum Willd. (1803)
 Gymnanthemum coloratum (Willd.) H. Rob. & B. Kahn (1986)
 Vernonia colorata (Willd.) Drake (1899)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Baccharis senegalensis Pers. (1807)
=Vernonia senegalensis (Pers.) Less. (1829)
=Vernonia aldabrensis Hemsl.
=Vernonia cirrifera S. Moore (1902)
=Decaneurum grande DC. (1836)
=Vernonia grandis (DC.) Bojer ex Vatke (1884)
=Vernonia colorata subsp. grandis (DC.) C. Jeffrey (1988)
=Vernonia oxyura O. Hoffm. (1895)
=Vernonia colorata subsp. oxyura (O. Hoffm.) C. Jeffrey (1988)
=Vernonia longipetiolata Muschl. (1911)
=Vernonia polyura O. Hoffm. (1902)
=Vernonia senegalensis var. acuminata S. Moore
=Gymnanthemum quercifolium Steetz (1863)
=Vernonia caboverdeana Lobin (1986)
=Gymnanthemum bolleanum Steetz (1863)
=Vernonia grandis var. obtusata Humbert
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Tree, Shrub- Ht 0.9 - 9 m. Alt 20 - 975 m. Distribution: BOT, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1992). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 6[1]: 70-73
  • (2000). Flora of Tropical East Africa Compositae[1]: 180

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 31: t.1213 (1956).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 338 (1997).
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 166 (2006).

Bibliography other :
  • Bothalia 41: 177 (2011)
 
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