African Plant Database

Pentas schimperiana (A. Rich.) Vatke
Protologue : Linnaea 40: 192 (1876)
Information on the genus : Pentas
Basionym : Vignaldia schimperiana A. Rich.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Pentas schimperi (Hochst.) Wieringa subsp. schimperi
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pentas schimperiana (A. Rich.) Vatke subsp. schimperiana
 Vignaldia schimperiana A. Rich. (1848)
 Pentas schimperi Engl. (1895)
 Pentas schimperi (Hochst.) Wieringa (2008)
 Pentas schimperi (Hochst.) Wieringa subsp. schimperi
 Mussaenda schimperi Hochst. (1841)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pentas thomsonii Scott-Elliot (1896)
=Neurocarpaea thomsonii (Scott-Elliot) S. Moore (1905)
Taxon infra-specific
Pentas schimperiana (A. Rich.) Vatke subsp. schimperiana

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Oliver, D., Dyer, W.T.T.; Prain, D.; Hill, A.W. (1877). Flora of Tropical Africa 3: 45 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°174484 modified 2007-04-02
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