African Plant Database

Acanthus polystachius Delile
Information on the genus : Acanthus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Acanthus polystachius Delile var. polystachius
 Cheilopsis polystachya (Delile) Moq. (1832)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Acanthus arboreus var. pubescens Thomson ex Oliv.
=Acanthus pubescens (Thomson ex Oliv.) Engl. (1892)
=*Acanthus arboreus C.B. Clarke
=Acanthus arboreus f. albiflorus Fiori
=Acanthus flamandi De Wild. (1914)
=*Acanthus polystachius var. pseudopubescens Cufod. (1964)
=Acanthus ugandensis C.B. Clarke (1906)
Taxon infra-specific
Acanthus polystachius Delile var. polystachius

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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Record n°176555 modified 2017-07-31
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