African Plant Database

Cleome macrophylla var. maculatiflora (Merxm.) Wild
Family : Capparaceae
Information on the genus : Cleome
Basionym : Tetratelia tenuifolia var. maculatiflora Merxm.
Statuts nomenclatural : status doubtful
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sieruela macrophylla (Klotzsch) Roalson & J.C. Hall
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sieruela macrophylla (Klotzsch) Roalson & J.C. Hall
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Tetratelia tenuifolia var. maculatiflora Merxm.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Chilocalyx macrophyllus Klotzsch (1861)
=Cleome macrophylla (Klotzsch) Briq. var. macrophylla (1914)
=Cleome macrophylla (Klotzsch) Briq. (1914)
=Sieruela macrophylla (Klotzsch) Roalson & J.C. Hall (2017)
=*Cleome chilocalyx Oliv. (1868)
=*Cleome chilocalyx var. tenuifolia (Klotzsch) Oliv.
=Chilocalyx tenuifolius Klotzsch
=Tetratelia nationae (Burtt Davy) Pax & K. Hoffm.
=Cleome nationae Burtt Davy (1924)
=Cleome inconcinna Briq. (1914)
=Tetratelia tenuifolia (Klotzsch) Arw.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect herb.
Ecology : Sandy lake-shores and open spaces in deciduous thickets and woodlands; 350-600 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • MARLOTH, HERMANN WILHELM RUDOLF (1970). Flora of Southern Africa with Synoptical Tables of the Genera of Higher Plants. Capetown 13: 122
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Record n°12835
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