African Plant Database

Vernonia glabra (Steetz) Vatke var. glabra
Information on the genus : Vernonia
Basionym : Linzia glabra Steetz
Status for SA : autonym unused (present), is synonym of : Linzia glabra Steetz
Status for TA : autonym unused (present), is synonym of : Linzia glabra Steetz
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Linzia glabra Steetz (1863)
 Vernonia glabra (Steetz) Vatke (1877)
 Linzia glabra Steetz var. glabra
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vernonia glabra var. ondongensis (Klatt) Merxm.
=Vernonia ondongensis Klatt (1895)
=Vernonia obconica Oliv. & Hiern (1877)
=*Linzia glabra var. confertissima Steetz
=Vernonia pogosperma Klatt (1892)
=Vernonia roseopapposa Gilli (1974)
=Vernonia gerberiformis Oliv. & Hiern
=Linzia gerberiformis (Oliv. & Hiern) H. Rob.
=Vernonia gerberiformis Oliv. & Hiern subsp. gerberiformis
=Vernonia gerberiformis Oliv. & Hiern var. gerberiformis
=Vernonia collina Schltr. (1898)
=Vernonia macrocyanus O. Hoffm. (1896)
=Vernonia gerberiformis subsp. macrocyanus (O. Hoffm.) C. Jeffrey (1988)
=Vernonia glabra var. laxa (Steetz) Brenan
=Linzia glabra var. laxa Steetz
=Vernonia primulina O. Hoffm. (1903)
=Vernonia hockii De Wild. & Muschl. (1912)
=Vernonia gerberiformis var. hockii (De Wild. & Muschl.) G.V. Pope (1988)
=Vernonia hindei S. Moore (1903)
=Vernonia macrocyanus var. ambacensis Hiern
=Vernonia nandensis S. Moore (1902)
=Vernonia piovanii Chiov. (1935)
=Vernonia pristis Hutch. & B.L. Burtt (1932)
=Vernonia towaensis De Wild. (1915)
=Linzia gerberiformis subsp. macrocyanus (O. Hoffm.) Isawumi (2008)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Herb- Ht 1.2 - 3 m. Alt 900 - 1158 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1992). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 6[1]: 89,91

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 340 (1997).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
no map available
Record n°102991
Feedback about this record