African Plant Database


Ocimum americanum L. var. americanum
Family : LAMIACEAE
Protologue : Cent. Pl. I 15 (1755)
Information on the genus : Ocimum
 
 
Status
Status for MA : autonym unused (present)
Status for SA : autonym unused (present), is synonym of : Ocimum americanum L.
Status for TA : autonym unused (present), is synonym of : Ocimum americanum L.
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ocimum americanum L.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ocimum canum Sims
=Ocimum dinteri Briq. (1903)
=Ocimum fruticulosum Burch. (1824)
=Ocimum canum var. integrifolium Engl.
=Ocimum dichotomum Hochst. ex Benth. (1848)
=Ocimum hispidulum Schumach. & Thonn.
=Ocimum petitianum A. Rich. (1850)
=Ocimum stamineum Sims
=Ocimum thymoides Baker (1900)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: Perennial. -Herb. - Ht 0.15 – 0.5 m. Alt: Distribution: N, B, LIM, NW, G, M, S, FS, KZN, NC, EC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 252 (1937).
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 395 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
no map available
 
Record n°117256 modified 2007-04-02
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