African Plant Database

Tritonia securigera (Aiton) Ker Gawl.
Information on the genus : Tritonia
Basionym : Gladiolus securiger Aiton
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Gladiolus securiger Aiton
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Ixia squalida Thunb. (1803) non Aiton
=Gladiolus cristatus Trew
=Ixia thunbergii Roem. & Schult.
Taxon infra-specific
Tritonia securigera subsp. watermeyeri (L. Bolus) J.C. Manning & Goldblatt (2006)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.15 - 0.3 m. Alt: 305 - 667 m. Distribution: EC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 36[1]: 60 (2006).
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Record n°20833
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