African Plant Database


Mentha longifolia subsp. capensis (Thunb.) Briq.
Family : LAMIACEAE
Information on the genus : Mentha
Basionym : Mentha capensis Thunb.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mentha capensis Thunb.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Mentha longifolia subsp. bouvieri (Briq.) Briq.
=Mentha capensis subsp. bouvieri Briq. (1889)
=Mentha longifolia var. cooperi Briq. ex T. Cooke
=Mentha longifolia var. doratophylla Briq.
=Mentha longifolia var. obscuriceps Briq.
=Mentha longifolia var. salicina (Burch. ex Benth.) Briq.
=Mentha salicina Burch. ex Benth. (1833)
=Mentha capensis (L.) Huds.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Herb - Ht +/- 1.5 m. Alt: 75 - 2590 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, NC, NW, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Engler, H.G.A. & K. A. E. Prantl (1896). Natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien...ed. 2 3[a]: 321
  • Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa : 601 (1966).
  • Bothalia 14[2]: 170-172 (1983).
  • Fl. S. Africa 28[4]: 107,110 (1985).
  • Strelitzia 6: 497 (1997).
  • Wild Flrs north. South Africa : 350 (1997).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 117468
 
Record n°117468
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