African Plant Database

Waltheria elliptica Cav.
Family : Sterculiaceae
Protologue : Diss. 6, Sexta Diss. Bot. 316, t. 171, f. 2 (1788)
Information on the genus : Waltheria
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Waltheria indica L.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Waltheria americana var. indica (L.) K. Schum.
=Waltheria indica L. (1753)
=Waltheria americana L.
=Waltheria americana var. subspicata K. Schum.
=Waltheria americana var. sahelica Roberty (1953)
=Waltheria laxa Thulin (1999)
=Melochia corchorifolia var. densiflora K. Schum.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Hist. Nat. Iles Canaries (Phytogr.). 3(2)1: 41 (1836).
  • PITARD, C.-J. & L. PROUST (1908). Les Îles Canaries.
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