African Plant Database

Scilla chlorantha Baker
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 7(3): 555 (1898)
Information on the genus : Scilla
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Scilla begoniifolia A. Chev. (1908)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : probable syn.: S. begoniifolia A. Chev. (= Chevalier 8391) ; Centr. Afr. Rep., Kouti, near Kiokoro swamp, humid places, collected in 1903 (see above under that species). Known from the type (Schweinfurth 1795); Sudan, Jur Ghattas and from Chad, Audru 230, Goro-Koumogo, km 27. Open forest on sand.
  Probably a Ledebouria.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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Record n°15116 modified 2013-11-26
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