African Plant Database

Murdannia simplex (Vahl) Brenan
Protologue : Kew Bull. 7(2): 186 (1952)
Information on the genus : Murdannia
Basionym : Commelina simplex Vahl
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 :
  • 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

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

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:40 (2012)
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Record n°11798 modified 2009-09-02
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