African Plant Database


Ceratotheca triloba (Bernh.) Hook. f.
Family : PEDALIACEAE
Protologue : Curtis, Bot. Mag. Ser. 3, 44: t. 6974 (1888)
Information on the genus : Ceratotheca
Basionym : Sporledera triloba Bernh.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sporledera triloba Bernh. (1842)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sporledera kraussiana Bernh. (1842)
=Sesamum lamiifolium Engl. (1888)
=Ceratotheca lamiifolia (Engl.) Engl. (1894)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual (occ. perennial)-Herb Ht up to 2.5 m. Alt 15 - 1550 m. Distribution: BOT, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 3: t.87 (1923).
  • Bothalia 3: 254 (1937).
  • Wild Flrs Rhodesia : (1976).
  • Food plants of Zimbabwe : 40 (1986).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 114770
 
Record n°114770 modified 2006-11-16
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