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Alectra orobanchoides Benth.
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Family (APGIII) : OROBANCHACEAE
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 10: 340 (1846) 
Information on the genus : Alectra
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Melasma orobanchoides (Benth.) Engl. (1895)
 Melasma parviflorum K. Schum. (1900)
 Nigrina orobanchoides (Benth.) Kuntze (1898)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Orobanche parviflora E. Mey. ex Steud. (1840)
=Melasma welwitschii Hiern (1898)
=Alectra welwitschii (Hiern) Hemsl. (1906) (SA = accepted; TA = rejected)
=Alectra bainesii auct.
=Celsia parvifolia Engl. (1889)
=Alectra parvifolia (Engl.) Schinz (1890)
=Orobanche heyniae Dinter (1909)
=Alectra heyniae (Dinter) Dinter (1917)
=Alectra kirkii Hemsl. (1906)
=Alectra kilimandjarica Hemsl. (1906)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual -- Ht 0.1 - 0.6 m. Alt: 30 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Scrophulariaceae : 116 (2008).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 9: t.339 (1929).
 
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see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 119380
 
Record n°119380
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