African Plant Database

Scabiosa austro-africana Heine
Family : Dipsacaceae
Information on the genus : Scabiosa
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Scabiosa columbaria L.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Scabiosa columbaria L.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Scabiosa columbaria L. subsp. columbaria
=Scabiosa columbaria L. (1753)
=Scabiosa anthemifolia Eckl. & Zeyh. (1837)
=Scabiosa columbaria var. longebracteolata Chiov. (1911)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • EXELL, A. & WILD, H. (1983). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 7[1]: 84

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • PLOWES D.C.H. (1976). Wild Flowers of Rhodesia. A guide to some of the common wild flowers of Rhodesia. Longman Rhodesi
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