African Plant Database

Vernonia mespilifolia Less.
Protologue : Linnaea 6: 641 (1831)
Information on the genus : Vernonia
Statuts nomenclatural : illegitimate name
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Gymnanthemum capense (A. Spreng.) J.C. Manning & Swelankomo
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cacalia mespilifolia (Less.) Kuntze
 Gymnanthemum mespilifolium (Less.) H. Rob.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eupatorium capense A. Spreng. (1828)
=Gymnanthemum capense (A. Spreng.) J.C. Manning & Swelankomo (2016)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Shrub, Climber, Scrambler- Ht 0.6 - 9 m. Alt 0 - 1830 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, WC, SWZ
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see under chg
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°103006 modified 2016-02-01
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