African Plant Database

Xerophyta retinervis Baker
Protologue : J. Bot. 13: 233 (1875) 
Information on the genus : Xerophyta
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Vellozia retinervis (Baker) Baker (1896)
 Barbacenia retinervis (Baker) Pax ex Burtt Davy (1912)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Xerophyta clavata Baker (1875)
=Vellozia clavata (Baker) Baker (1896)
=*Hypoxis vellosioides Harv. (1875)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Ht 0.3 - 2 m. Alt: 1100 - 1800 m. Distribution: BOT, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 22: t.856 (1942).
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carte afrique num 15751
Record n°15751
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