African Plant Database


Striga asiatica (L.) Kuntze
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Family (APGIII) : OROBANCHACEAE
Protologue : Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 466 (1891) 
Information on the genus : Striga
Basionym : Buchnera asiatica L.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Buchnera asiatica L. (1753)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Striga lutea Lour. (1790) (TA = accepted; SA = rejected)
=Striga hirsuta Benth. (1846) (TA = accepted; SA = rejected)
=Campuleia coccinea Hook.
=Striga lutea var. coccinea (Hook.) Kuntze
=*Buchnera coccinea (Hook.) Benth. (1835)
=Striga coccinea (Hook.) Benth. (1835)
=Striga pusilla Hochst. ex Benth.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual -Herb, Parasite - Ht 0.05 - 0.45 m. Alt: 170 - 2200 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa. Asia,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Scrophulariaceae : 148 (2008).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • MOHAMED, K. I., MUSSELMAN, L. J. & C. R. RICHES (2001). The Genus Stiga (Scrophulariaceae) in Africa. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 88(1): 60-103
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 85 (2002).
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Germplasm Resources Information Network
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 119292
 
Record n°119292
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