African Plant Database


Commelina subulata Roth
Family : COMMELINACEAE
Protologue : Nov. Pl. Sp. 23 (1821); Fl. Trop. Afr. 8: 38-39 (1901) [1902]
Information on the genus : Commelina
 
 
Status
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 :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:38 (2012)
  • 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
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
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