African Plant Database

Commelina canescens Vahl
Protologue : Enum. Pl. (Vahl) 2: 173 (1805)
Information on the genus : Commelina
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Commelina benghalensis L.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Commelina benghalensis L.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Commelina benghalensis L. var. benghalensis (1753)
=Commelina benghalensis L. (1753)
=Commelina pyrrhoblepharis var. glabra Pic. Serm.
=Commelina phaeochaeta Chiov. (1929)
=Commelina uncata C.B. Clarke (1881)
=Commelina benghalensis var. hirsuta C.B. Clarke
=Commelina benghalensis subsp. hirsuta (C.B. Clarke) J.K. Morton
=Commelina cufodontii Chiov. (1939)
=Commelina kilimandscharica K. Schum. (1895)
=Commelina pyrrhoblepharis Hassk. var. pyrrhoblepharis
=Commelina pyrrhoblepharis Hassk.
=Commelina senegalensis Ten.
=Commelina turbinata Vahl
=Commelina procurrens Schltdl.
=Commelina prostrata Regel
=Commelina radiciflora R. Br. ex C.B. Clarke
=Commelina rhizocarpa Afzel. ex C.B. Clarke
=Commelina cucullata L.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • PITARD, C.-J. & L. PROUST (1908). Les Îles Canaries.
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see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°184591
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