African Plant Database

Abelmoschus moschatus Medik.
Protologue : Malvenfam. 46 (1787)
Information on the genus : Abelmoschus
Basionym : Hibiscus abelmoschus L.
Statuts nomenclatural : new name
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Hibiscus abelmoschus L. (1753)
 Abelmoschus moschatus Medik. var. moschatus
 Abelmoschus moschatus Medik. subsp. moschatus
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hibiscus cardiophyllus Baill. (1885)
Taxon infra-specific
Abelmoschus moschatus Medik. var. moschatus
Abelmoschus moschatus Medik. subsp. moschatus
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Comoros, Mascarenes, Seychelles, Africa, Asia, Australasia/Pacific, New World,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:277 (2012)
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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Record n°175699 modified 2018-06-04
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