African Plant Database

Ornithogalum pulchrum Schinz
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Protologue : Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg 31: 221 (1890)
Information on the genus : Ornithogalum
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Albuca comosa (Welw. ex Baker) J. C. Manning & Goldblatt
Status for TA : rejected (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Urginea pulchra (Schinz) Sölch (1961)
 Albuca pulchra (Schinz) J. C. Manning & Goldblatt (2009)
 Battandiera pulchra (Schinz) Mart.-Azorín, M. B. Crespo & Juan (2011)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Ornithogalum longibracteatum auct.
=Urginea angolensis Baker (1874)
=Battandiera angolensis (Baker) Mart.-Azorín & M. B. Crespo (2014)
=Urginea comosa Welw. ex Baker (1878)
=Albuca comosa (Welw. ex Baker) J. C. Manning & Goldblatt (2013)
=Urginea chlorantha Welw. ex Baker (1878)
=Urginea dimorphantha Baker (1903)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Geophyte- Ht 1.21 - 1.85 m. Alt: ? - 500 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 7[3]: 482 (1961).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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