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Melasma indicum (Benth.) Wettst.
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Family (APGIII) : OROBANCHACEAE
Protologue : Nat. Pflanzenfam. 4(3b): 91 (1895)
Information on the genus : Melasma
Basionym : Alectra indica Benth.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Alectra sessiliflora (Vahl) Kuntze
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Alectra indica Benth. (1846)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Alectra sessiliflora (Vahl) Kuntze f. sessiliflora
=Alectra sessiliflora (Vahl) Kuntze var. sessiliflora
=Nigrina sessiliflora (Vahl) Kuntze
=Gerardia sessiliflora Vahl (1794)
=Alectra sessiliflora (Vahl) Kuntze (1891)
=Melasma sessiliflorum (Vahl) Hiern (1898)
=Alectra melampyroides Benth. (1846)
=Alectra communis Hemsl. (1906)
=*Alectra senegalensis var. pallescens Bonati
=Alectra sessiliflora var. barbata (Hiern) Hilliard & B. L. Burtt
=Melasma barbatum Hiern (1904)
=Alectra barbata (Hiern) Melch. (1940)
=Alectra sessiliflora f. barbata (Hiern) Hilliard & B. L. Burtt (1986)
=Alectra sessiliflora var. monticola (Engl.) Melch.
=Melasma indicum var. monticolum Engl. (1901)
=Rhinanthus scaber Thunb. (1800)
=Bartsia scabra (Thunb.) Spreng. (1825)
=Glossostylis avensis Benth. (1835)
=Alectra avensis (Benth.) Merr. (1917)
=Alectra sessiliflora var. senegalensis (Benth.) Hepper
=Alectra senegalensis Benth. (1846)
=Alectra cordata Benth. (1846)
=Melasma cordatum (Benth.) Engl. (1895)
=*Alectra senegalensis var. minima A. Chev.
=Alectra congolensis Troupin (1949)
=Alectra moeroensis Engl. (1922)
=Glossostylis capensis Benth. (1835)
=Alectra ibityensis Eb. Fisch. (1996)
=Alectra rupestris Bonati (1927)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1990). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 8[2]: 86-91
 
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Record n°118971 modified 2007-01-03
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