African Plant Database

Vernonia superba O. Hoffm.
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenw. Ost -Afr. C 406 (1895) 
Information on the genus : Vernonia
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Linzia melleri (Oliv. & Hiern) H. Rob.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Vernonia melleri Oliv. & Hiern var. melleri
 Vernonia melleri var. superba (O. Hoffm.) C. Jeffrey (1988)
 Linzia melleri (Oliv. & Hiern) H. Rob.
 Vernonia melleri Oliv. & Hiern (1877)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vernonia paludigena S. Moore (1914)
=*Vernonia scabrifolia O. Hoffm. (1902)
=Vernonia vanmeelii Lawalrée (1955)
=Vernonia scabrifolia var. amplifolia O. Hoffm.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • EXELL, A. & WILD, H. (1992). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 6[1]: 92
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