African Plant Database

Commelina subulata Roth
Protologue : Nov. Pl. Sp. 23 (1821); Fl. Trop. Afr. 8: 38-39 (1901) [1902]
Information on the genus : Commelina
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Commelina elegantula K. Schum. (1903)
=Commelina violacea C.B. Clarke (1902)
=Commelina attenuata B. Heyne ex Steud.
=Commelina linearifolia Kunth
=Commelina striata Hochst. ex Kunth
=Commelina subaurantiaca Hochst. ex Kunth
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb, Helophyte- Ht 0.1 - 0.25 m. Alt: 380 - 1875 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Commelin.: 162 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:38 (2012)
More info on :
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see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 11604
Record n°11604
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