African Plant Database

Hermannia abyssinica (Hochst. ex Harv.) K. Schum.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg 30: 236 (1888)
Information on the genus : Hermannia
Basionym : Mahernia abyssinica Hochst. ex Harv.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Hermannia stellulata (Harv.) K. Schum.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Hermannia quartiniana A. Rich.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mahernia abyssinica Hochst. ex Harv. (1860)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hermannia quartiniana A. Rich. (1847)
=Hermannia rautanenii Schinz ex K. Schum. (1900) (SA = accepted; TA = rejected)
=Hermannia violiifolia Engl. ex Dinter (1922)
=Mahernia stellulata Harv. (1860)
=Hermannia stellulata (Harv.) K. Schum. (1889)
=Hermannia adenotricha K. Schum. (1899)
=Hermannia exilis Burtt Davy (1926)
=Hermannia geminiflora Dinter & Engl. (1907)
=Hermannia schinzii K. Schum. (1888)
=Hermannia sinuata Burtt Davy (1926)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1961). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[2]: 538-540

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 10: 42 (1888), 1889 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
no map available
Record n°120578 modified 2007-01-17
Feedback about this record