African Plant Database

Drimia robusta Baker
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Protologue : Refug. Bot. t. 190; Refug. Bot. 3: pl.190 (1870)
Information on the genus : Drimia
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Drimia elata Jacq.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Drimia elata Jacq.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Idothea robusta (Baker) Kuntze (1891)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Idothearia elata (Jacq.) C. Presl
=Idothea elata (Jacq.) Kunth
=Drimia elata Jacq. (1797)
=Drimia alta R. A. Dyer (1943)
=Idothea ciliaris (Jacq. ex Willd.) Kunth
=Hyacinthus ciliaris (Jacq. ex Willd.) Poir.
=Drimia ciliaris Jacq. ex Willd. (1797)
=Drimia pusilla Jacq. ex Willd. (1797)
=*Drimia altissima Hook. f. (1808) non (L.f.) Ker-Gawl.
=Drimia elgonica Bullock (1932)
=Drimia zombensis Baker (1898)
=Drimia purpurascens J. Jacq. (1812)
=Idothearia purpurascens (J. Jacq.) C. Presl (1846)
=Strepsiphylla villosa (Lindl.) Raf.
=Drimia villosa Lindl. (1830)
=Idothea villosa (Lindl.) Kunth (1843)
=Idothearia villosa (Lindl.) C. Presl (1846)
=Drimia burchellii Baker
=Idothea burchelli (Baker) Kuntze
=Drimia rudatisii Schltr. (1907)
=Idothea rigidifolia (Baker) Kuntze
=Drimia rigidifolia Baker (1871)
=Idothea concolor (Baker) Kuntze
=Drimia concolor Baker (1871)
=Idothearia ciliaris C. Presl (1846)
=Urginea altissima Hook. f.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Cap. (Thunberg) 6: 438 (1896). 
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 23: t.890 (1943).
  • Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa : 540 (1966).
  • J. S. African Bot. : 108 (1976).
  • J. S. African Bot. 43: 265-319 (1977).
  • Strelitzia 6: 98 (1997).
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