African Plant Database

Sopubia simplex (Hochst.) Hochst.
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Protologue : Flora 27(1): 27 (1844)
Information on the genus : Sopubia
Basionym : Raphidophyllum simplex Hochst.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Raphidophyllum simplex Hochst.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Gerardia dregeana Benth. ex Hochst.
=*Sopubia dregeana (Benth. ex Hochst.) Benth. (1846)
=*Gerdaria dregeana (Benth. ex Hochst.) C. Presl
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Herb, Parasite - Ht 0.2 - 0.6 m. Alt: 30 - 1555 m. Distribution: EC, GA, 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 : 298
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Scrophulariaceae : 178 (2008).
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:309 (2012)
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 342

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • PLOWES D.C.H. (1976). Wild Flowers of Rhodesia. A guide to some of the common wild flowers of Rhodesia. Longman Rhodesi
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
More information >> ( work in progress )
Record n°119438 modified 2007-02-07
Feedback about this record