African Plant Database

Ocimum canum Sims
Protologue : Bot. Mag. t. 2452
Information on the genus : Ocimum
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ocimum americanum L.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ocimum americanum L.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ocimum americanum L.
=Ocimum americanum L. var. americanum (1755)
=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)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 88 (1985).
  • Kew Bull. 47: 403-405 (1992)
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Record n°117260 modified 2007-04-02
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