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Murdannia simplex (Vahl) Brenan
Family : COMMELINACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 7(2): 186 (1952)
Information on the genus : Murdannia
Basionym : Commelina simplex Vahl
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Commelina simplex Vahl (1805)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Murdannia sinica (Ker Gawl.) G. Brückn.
=Aneilema sinicum Ker Gawl. (1822)
=Aneilema longifolium Hook.
=Aneilema rigidum Blatt.
=Aneilema secundum Wight
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Ht 0.3 - 0.6 m. Alt: 15 - 1295 m. Distribution: NAM, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:40 (2012)
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Commelinaceae Commel.: 51 (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

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 725 (2006).

Bibliography other :
  • Kipkoech S. & al. (2020). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Aberdare Ranges Forest, a part of Eastern Afromontane Biodiversity Hotspot PhytoKeys 149: 18
 
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