African Plant Database

Waltheria americana var. sahelica Roberty
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Bull. Inst. Fondam. Afrique Noire, Ser. A, Sci. Nat. 15: 1403 (1953)
Information on the genus : Waltheria
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Waltheria indica L.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Waltheria indica L.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Waltheria americana var. indica (L.) K. Schum.
=Waltheria indica L. (1753)
=Waltheria americana L.
=Waltheria americana var. subspicata K. Schum.
=Waltheria laxa Thulin (1999)
=Waltheria elliptica Cav. (1788)
=Melochia corchorifolia var. densiflora K. Schum.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 185 (1991).
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