African Plant Database

Eriocephalus africanus L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 926 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Eriocephalus
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Eriocephalus africanus L. var. africanus
 Eriocephalus corymbosus Moench (1794)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Eriocephalus septulifer DC. (1838)
=Eriocephalus variifolius Salisb. (1796)
=Eriocephalus frutescens R. Br. (1813)
=Eriocephalus septifer Cass. (1827)
Taxon infra-specific
Eriocephalus africanus L. var. africanus
Eriocephalus africanus var. paniculatus (Cass.) M.A.N. Müll., P.P.J. Herman & Kolberg (2001)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°163513 modified 2008-11-12
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