African Plant Database

Laggera crispata (Vahl) Hepper & J.R.I. Wood
Protologue : Kew Bull. 38(1): 83 (1983)
Information on the genus : Laggera
Basionym : Conyza crispata Vahl
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Blumea crispata (Vahl) Merxm. var. crispata (1984)
 Blumea alata (D. Don) DC. (1836)
 Conyza crispata Vahl (1790)
 Erigeron alatus D. Don (1825)
 Laggera alata (D. Don) Sch. Bip. ex Oliv. (1873)
 Blumea crispata (Vahl) Merxm. (1984)
 Laggera alata (D. Don) Sch. Bip. ex Oliv. var. alata
 Vernonia alata (D. Don) Heyne ex DC.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Blumea crispata var. montana (C.D. Adams) J.-P. Lebrun & Stork
=Laggera alata var. montana C.D. Adams (1960)
=Laggera alata var. dentata S. Moore (1908)
=Blumea alata (D. Don) Sch. Bip. ex Oliv.
=Blumea salvifolia (Bory) DC. (1836)
=Laggera alata var. salvifolia (Bory) Humbert (1923)
=Conyza salvifolia Bory (1804)
=Blumea pterodonta DC.
=Laggera pterodonta (DC.) Sch. Bip. ex Oliv. (1873)
=Conyza odontoptera Webb (1849)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual- Herb- Ht 0.3 - 2 m. Alt 230 - 1675 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1993). Flora of Tropical East Africa Compositae[1]: 353-355
  • (2002). Flora of Tropical East Africa Compositae[2]: 354
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:155 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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