African Plant Database

Clematis villosa DC.
Protologue : Syst. 1: 154
Information on the genus : Clematis
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Clematis villosa DC. subsp. villosa
 Clematopsis villosa (DC.) Hutch. subsp. villosa
 Clematopsis villosa (DC.) Hutch. (1920)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Clematis kirkii var. octopetala Engl.
=Clematis villosa subsp. stanleyi (Hook.) Kuntze
=Clematis stanleyi Hook. (1843)
=Clematopsis stanleyi (Hook.) Hutch. (1920)
=Clematopsis scabiosifolia subsp. stanleyi (Hook.) Brummitt (1976)
=Clematopsis villosa subsp. stanleyi (Hook.) J. Raynal & Brummitt (1978)
=Clematis scabiosifolia DC.
=Clematis villosa var. scabiosifolia (DC.) Kuntze
=Clematopsis scabiosifolia (DC.) Hutch. (1920)
=Clematis sapini De Wild. (1923)
=Clematopsis sapinii (De Wild.) Staner & J. Léonard (1950)
Taxon infra-specific
Clematis villosa DC. subsp. villosa
Clematis villosa subsp. kirkii (Oliv.) Brummitt (2000)
Clematis villosa subsp. oliveri (Hutch.) Brummitt (2000)
Clematis villosa subsp. stanleyi (Hook.) Kuntze
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect, robust perennial herb or subshrub to 1,5 m tall.
Ecology : Brachystegia woodland; upland and montane grasslands (Tanzania, Malawi); abandoned cultivated land; 1000-2300 m alt.Very variable species. Botswana, S. Africa (Transvaal), Namibia.
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Record n°175361 modified 2007-04-02
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