African Plant Database


Scaevola taccada (Gaertn.) Roxb.
Family : GOODENIACEAE
Protologue : Hort. Beng. 15 (1814), nomen; Fl. Ind., ed. Carey & Wall., ii. 146 (1824); Fl.Ind., ed. Carey, i. 527 (1832). 2: 146 (1824)
Information on the genus : Scaevola
Basionym : Lobelia taccada Gaertn.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Lobelia taccada Gaertn. (1788)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Scaevola sericea Vahl (1791)
=Scaevola latevaga Hance ex Walp (1852)
=Scaevola piliplena Miq. (1856)
=Lobelia frutescens Mill. (1768)
=Scaevola chlorantha de Vriese (1851)
=Scaevola lambertiana de Vriese (1851)
=Scaevola macrocalyx de Vriese (1851)
=Scaevola leschenaultii A. DC. (1839)
=Scaevola koenigii Vahl (1794)
=Scaevola billardieri Dieter. (1839)
=Scaevola plumerioides Nutt. (1843)
 
Ecology and distribution
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Shrub; distribution: Mascarenes, Seychelles, Africa, Asia, Australasia/Pacific,

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Kew Bull. 34: 537-545 (1979) [1980]
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
carte afrique num 13671
 
Record n°13671
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