African Plant Database

Cyanotis longifolia Benth. var. longifolia
Protologue : Niger Fl. 543 (1849) 
Information on the genus : Cyanotis
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyanotis longifolia Benth. (1849)
 Tonningia longifolia (Benth.) Kuntze
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cyanotis homblei De Wild. (1915)
=*Cyanotis lanata auct. sensu Sousa
=Cyanotis longifolia var. albolanescens Schnell
=Cyanotis longifolia var. deightonii (Hutch.) Schnell
=Cyanotis longifolia subsp. deightonii (Hutch.) J.K. Morton
=Cyanotis deightonii Hutch. (1939)
=Cyanotis djurensis C.B. Clarke
=Tonningia djurensis (C.B. Clarke) Kuntze
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial (occ. annual)-Herb- Ht 0.35 - 0.9 states: NAM

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • BOUDET G. & J.P. LEBRUN (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16 : 333

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 26 (1995).
  • KLOPPER R.R., CHATELAIN C,. & AL. (2006). Checklist Flowering Plants of Sub-Saharan Africa. Sabonet report 42 : 725
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