African Plant Database

Polycarpaea corymbosa (L.) Lam. var. corymbosa
Protologue : Tabl. Encycl. 2 (1794)
Information on the genus : Polycarpaea
Basionym : Achyranthes corymbosa L.
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Achyranthes corymbosa L. (1753)
 Polycarpaea corymbosa (L.) Lam. (1794)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Polycarpaea corymbosa var. grandiflora Pax
=Polycarpaea grandiflora (Pax) A. Chev.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb- Ht 0.1 - 0.6 m. Alt: 3 - 1850 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1961). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[2]: 343-344
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: (1991)
More info on :
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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