African Plant Database


Haemanthus coccineus L.
Family : AMARYLLIDACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 325 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Haemanthus
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Haemanthus concolor Herb. (1837)
=Haemanthus moschatus Jacq. (1804)
=Haemanthus splendens Dinter (1923)
=Haemanthus tigrinus Jacq.
=Haemanthus callosus Burch. ex Baker (1888)
=Haemanthus crassipes Jacq. (1804)
=Haemanthus hookerianus Herb. (1837)
=Haemanthus hyalocarpus Jacq. (1804)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Geophyte- Ht 0.2 - 0.4 m. Alt: 15 - 1200 m. Distribution: NAM, EC, NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 31: t.1239 (1956).
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 32: t.1257 (1957).
  • Mem. Bot. Surv. South Africa : 544 (1966).
  • Wild Flrs north. South Africa : 60 (1997).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 16037
 
Record n°16037
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