African Plant Database

Scaevola plumieri (L.) Vahl
Protologue : Symb. Bot. (Vahl) 2: 36 (1791)
Information on the genus : Scaevola
Basionym : Lobelia plumieri L.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Lobelia plumieri L. (1753)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Scaevola lobelia Murray (1774)
=Scaevola thunbergii Eckl. & Zeyh. (1837)
=Scaevola ivaefolia L'Herit. ex Sweet (1830)
=Cerbera ovata Cav. (1796)
=Scaevola uvifera Stocks (1850)
=Scaevola sieberi de Vriese (1854)
=Scaevola macraei de Vriese (1851)
=Scaevola senegalensis C. Presl (1835)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub- Ht 0.5 - 1 m. Alt: 5 - 15 m. Distribution: EC, KN, WC
Biol./Eco : Shrub; distribution: Africa. Asia,

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 81 (1997).
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Record n°13669 modified 2009-06-23
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