African Plant Database


Hybanthus enneaspermus (L.) F. Muell.
Family : VIOLACEAE
Protologue : Fragm. (Mueller) x. 81.
Information on the genus : Hybanthus
Basionym : Viola enneasperma L.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Afrohybanthus enneaspermus (L.) Flicker
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Afrohybanthus enneaspermus (L.) Flicker
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Hybanthus enneaspermus (L.) F. Muell. var. enneaspermus
 Viola enneasperma L. (1753)
 Ionidium enneaspermum (L.) Vent. (1803)
 Afrohybanthus enneaspermus (L.) Flicker (2015)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hybanthus enneaspermus var. diversifolius Grey-Wilson (1981)
=Hybanthus hirtus var. glabrescens Engl.
=Ionidium hirtum Klotzsch
=Hybanthus hirtus (Klotzsch) Engl. (1919)
=Viola guineensis Schumach. & Thonn. (1827)
=Viola linifolia Poir. (1808)
=Ionidium linifolium (Poir.) DC. (1824)
=Hybanthus linifolius (Poir.) Baill. (1886)
=Viola thesiifolia Juss. ex Poir. (1808)
=Ionidium thesiifolium (Juss. ex Poir.) Roem. & Schult. (1819)
=Hybanthus thesiifolius (Juss. ex Poir.) Hutch. & Dalziel (1927)
=Ionidium heterophyllum Vent. (1803)
=Hybanthus heterophyllus (Vent.) Baill. (1884)
=Hybanthus heterophyllus f. xerophilus H. Perrier (1954)
=Ionidium aethiopicum Turcz.
=Alsodeia socotrana Balf. f. (1884)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Hybanthus enneaspermus (L.) F. Muell. var. enneaspermus
Hybanthus enneaspermus var. pseudocaffer Grey-Wilson (1981)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or perennial erect herb, simple or often much branched,
Ecology : Grassland, roadsides, rock-clefts and other exposed dry places, often on sandy soils (var. enneaspermus). Extremely polymorphic species. S. Africa, Madagascar, Socotra, tropical Asia, Australia.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:349 (2012)
 
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
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Record n°176329 modified 2008-01-16
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