African Plant Database

Tritonia deusta (Aiton) Ker Gawl. subsp. deusta
Information on the genus : Tritonia
Basionym : Ixia deusta Aiton
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ixia deusta Aiton
 Tritonixia deusta (Aiton) Klatt
 Tritonia deusta (Aiton) Ker Gawl.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Ixia gibba Salisb.
=Ixia crocata var. a Thunb.
=Ixia crocata var. nigromaculata Andrews
=Ixia miniata var. nigromaculata DC.
=Tritonixia coccinea Eckl. e descr., no type found; non L.Bolus
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.25 - 0.4 m. Alt: 90 - 200 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Curtis's Bot. Mag. 17: t. 622 (1803).
  • Fl. S. Africa 7[2]: 96 (1999).
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Record n°20806
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