African Plant Database

Urginea epigea R.A. Dyer
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Protologue : Fl. Pl. Africa 26: t. 1027 (1947)
Information on the genus : Urginea
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Drimia altissima (L. f.) Ker Gawl.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Drimia altissima (L. f.) Ker Gawl.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Urginea altissima (L. f.) Baker
=Ornithogalum altissimum L. f. (1782)
=Drimia altissima (L. f.) Ker Gawl. (1865)
=Ornithogalum giganteum Jacq. (1797)
=Urginea gigantea (Jacq.) Oyewole (1975)
=Scilla micrantha A. Rich. (1850)
=Urginea micrantha (A. Rich.) Solms (1867)
=Urginea brevipes Baker (1874)
=Drimia barteri Baker (1871)
=Drimia paolii Chiov. (1916)
=Drimia uitenhagensis Eckl. (1830)
=*Drimia incerta A. Chev. (1920)
=Idothea altissima (L. f.) Kuntze (1891)
=Idothea barteri (Baker) Kuntze
=Urginavia altissima (L. f.) Speta
=Urginavia epigea (R.A. Dyer) Speta
=Urginavia micrantha (A. Rich.) Speta

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 26: t.1027 (1947).
  • J. S. African Bot. 43: 265-319 (1977).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 83 (1997).
  • Phytotaxa 201(2): 169 (2015).LT2
2 Publishing with molecular analysis
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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