African Plant Database


Ocimum filamentosum Forssk.
Family : LAMIACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Aegypt.-Arab. 108 (1775)
Information on the genus : Ocimum
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Becium filamentosum (Forssk.) Chiov.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Orthosiphon kirkii Baker (1900)
=Becium obovatum var. knyanum (Vatke) Cufod.
=Ocimum knyanum Vatke (1871)
=Becium knyanum (Vatke) N.E. Br. ex Broun & R. E. Massey (1929)
=Becium affine var. cyclophyllum Chiov.
=Ocimum cyclophyllum (Chiov.) Chiov. (1932)
=Becium knyanum var. diffusum Ayob. (1987)
=*Becium obovatum auct.
=Ocimum fissilabrum Briq. (1903)
=Ocimum rautanenii Briq. (1903)
=Ocimum stenoglossum Briq. (1903)
=Ocimum adscendens Willd.
=*Ocimum calycosum Hochst.
=Ocimum comigerum Hochst. ex Briq. (1894)
=Ocimum polycladum Briq. (1903)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: Perennial. -Herb. - Ht 0.2 – 0.6 m. Alt: 160 – 860 m. Distribution: N, B, LIM, NW, G, M, S, KZN
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 117332
 
Record n°117332 modified 2007-03-07
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