African Plant Database

Vernonia petersii Oliv. & Hiern ex Oliv.
Protologue : Trans. Linn. Soc. London 29: 90 (1873) 
Information on the genus : Vernonia
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Vernoniastrum latifolium (Steetz) H. Rob.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Vernoniastrum latifolium (Steetz) H. Rob.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Crystallopollen latifolium Steetz (1863)
=Vernoniastrum latifolium (Steetz) H. Rob. (1999)
=Vernonia eriocephala Klatt (1896)
=Vernonia karongensis Baker (1898)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual- Herb- Ht 0.1 - 1.2 m. Alt up to 1160 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (2000). Flora of Tropical East Africa Compositae[1]: 266-267

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • 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: 343
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
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Record n°103018 modified 2006-11-14
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