African Plant Database

Dissotis princeps (Kunth) Triana var. princeps
Protologue : Trans. Linn. Soc. London 28: 57 (1871) 
Information on the genus : Dissotis
Basionym : Rhexia princeps Kunth
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Osbeckia princeps (Kunth) DC. (1828)
 Rhexia princeps Kunth
 Dissotis princeps (Kunth) Triana (1871)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dissotis bamendae Brenan & Keay (1952)
=Osbeckia eximia Sond. (1850)
=Dissotis eximia (Sond.) Hook. f. (1868)
=Dissotis verticillata De Wild. (1915)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub, Herb- Ht 0.91 - 4 m. Alt: 490 - 1980 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 32: t.1250 (1957).
  • Wild Flrs Rhodesia : (1976).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
carte afrique num 18621
Record n°18621
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