African Plant Database

Drimia macrantha (Baker) Baker
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 15, Beibl. 35: 7, in obs. (1892)
Information on the genus : Drimia
Basionym : Ornithogalum macranthum Baker
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ornithogalum macranthum Baker (1873)
 Urginea macrantha (Baker) E. Phillips (1917)
 Thuranthos macranthum (Baker) C. H. Wright (1916)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Thuranthos nocturnale R. A. Dyer (1964)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Geophyte- Ht up to 1.4 m. Alt: 365 - 670 m. Distribution: EC, KN

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 43: 275-276 (1977).
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carte afrique num 15471
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