African Plant Database

Dimorphotheca pluvialis (L.) Moench
Protologue : Methodus (Moench) 585 (1794)
Information on the genus : Dimorphotheca
Basionym : Calendula pluvialis L.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Calendula pluvialis L.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Calendula decurrens Thunb.
=Dimorphotheca hybrida (L.) DC.
=Calendula hybrida L.
=Calendula versicolor Salisb.
=Dimorphotheca annua Less. (1832)
=Dimorphotheca leptocarpa DC. (1838)
=*Dimorphotheca nudicaulis auct.
=Dimorphotheca incrassata Moench
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual- Herb- Ht 0.1 - 0.5 m. Alt 20 - 1190 m. Distribution: NAM, NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 32: t.1249 (1957).
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Record n°104404 modified 2006-10-03
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