African Plant Database

Vernonia myriantha Hook. f.
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc. Bot. 7: 198 (1864)
Information on the genus : Vernonia
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Gymnanthemum myrianthum (Hook. f.) H. Rob.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Gymnanthemum myrianthum (Hook. f.) H. Rob.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Gymnanthemum myrianthum (Hook. f.) H. Rob. (1999)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vernonia myriantha var. ampla (O. Hoffm.) Isawumi
=*Vernonia ampla O. Hoffm. (1901)
=Vernonia podocoma Sch. Bip. ex Vatke
=*Vernonia oliveriana Pic. Serm. (1950)
=Vernonia stipulacea Klatt (1896)
=Vernonia lujae De Wild. (1910)
=Vernonia chiarugii Pic. Serm. (1951)
=Vernonia myriantha var. subuligera (O. Hoffm.) Isawumi
=Vernonia subuligera O. Hoffm. (1895)
=Vernonia myrianthoides Muschl. (1911)
=Vernonia uhligii Muschl. (1911)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Shrub- Ht 1.2 - 7 m. Alt 430 - 1920 m. Distribution: KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (2000). Flora of Tropical East Africa Compositae[1]: 195-196
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 342 (1997).
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