African Plant Database

Tritonia crocata (L.) Ker Gawl.
Protologue : Bot. Mag. 16: sub t. 581 (1802)
Information on the genus : Tritonia
Basionym : Ixia crocata L.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ixia crocata L.
 Gladiolus crocatus (L.) Pers.
 Tritonixia crocata (L.) Klatt
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Tritonia hyalina (L. f.) Baker
=Tritonixia hyalina (L. f.) Klatt
=Ixia hyalina L. f. (1782)
=Ixia fenestrata Jacq.
=Tritonia fenestrata (Jacq.) Ker Gawl.
=Tritonia sanguinea Eckl.
=Ixia iridifolia D. Delaroche
=Ixia planifolia Mill. ex Roem. & Schult.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.25 - 0.4 m. Alt: 90 - 610 m. Distribution: EC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 42: t.1655 (1972).
  • Fl. S. Africa 7[2]: 95 (1999).
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