African Plant Database

Vernonia fastigiata Oliv. & Hiern
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 3: 282 (1877)
Information on the genus : Vernonia
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Parapolydora fastigita (Oliv. & Hiern) H. Rob.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Parapolydora fastigita (Oliv. & Hiern) H. Rob.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Parapolydora fastigita (Oliv. & Hiern) H. Rob. (2005)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vernonia schinzii O. Hoffm. (1893)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual (occ. perennial)- Herb- Ht 0.3 - 1 m. Alt 30 - 1800 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, 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]: 137

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 257 (1937).
  • 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: 339
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Record n°102986 modified 2006-11-14
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