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Alectra sessiliflora (Vahl) Kuntze
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Family (APGIII) : OROBANCHACEAE
Protologue : Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 458 (1891) 
Information on the genus : Alectra
Basionym : Gerardia sessiliflora Vahl
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Melasma sessiliflorum (Vahl) Hiern (1898)
 Gerardia sessiliflora Vahl (1794)
 Alectra sessiliflora (Vahl) Kuntze var. sessiliflora
 Alectra sessiliflora (Vahl) Kuntze f. sessiliflora
 Nigrina sessiliflora (Vahl) Kuntze
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Alectra melampyroides Benth. (1846)
=Alectra communis Hemsl. (1906)
=*Alectra senegalensis var. pallescens Bonati
=Alectra sessiliflora var. barbata (Hiern) Hilliard & B. L. Burtt
=Melasma barbatum Hiern (1904)
=Alectra barbata (Hiern) Melch. (1940)
=Alectra sessiliflora f. barbata (Hiern) Hilliard & B. L. Burtt (1986)
=Alectra indica Benth. (1846)
=Melasma indicum (Benth.) Wettst. (1895)
=Alectra sessiliflora var. monticola (Engl.) Melch.
=Melasma indicum var. monticolum Engl. (1901)
=Rhinanthus scaber Thunb. (1800)
=Bartsia scabra (Thunb.) Spreng. (1825)
=Glossostylis avensis Benth. (1835)
=Alectra avensis (Benth.) Merr. (1917)
=Alectra sessiliflora var. senegalensis (Benth.) Hepper
=Alectra senegalensis Benth. (1846)
=Alectra cordata Benth. (1846)
=Melasma cordatum (Benth.) Engl. (1895)
=*Alectra senegalensis var. minima A. Chev.
=Alectra congolensis Troupin (1949)
=Alectra moeroensis Engl. (1922)
=Glossostylis capensis Benth. (1835)
=Alectra ibityensis Eb. Fisch. (1996)
=Alectra rupestris Bonati (1927)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Alectra sessiliflora (Vahl) Kuntze var. sessiliflora
Alectra sessiliflora (Vahl) Kuntze f. sessiliflora
 
Ecology and distribution
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Mascarenes, Africa, Asia,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Scrophulariaceae : 112 (2008).
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
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Record n°174356
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