African Plant Database

Petamenes magnificus (Harms) R. C. Foster
Information on the genus : Petamenes
Basionym : Antholyza magnifica Harms
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Gladiolus magnificus (Harms) Goldblatt
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Gladiolus magnificus (Harms) Goldblatt
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Antholyza magnifica Harms
 Gladiolus magnificus (Harms) Goldblatt
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Chasmanthe spectabilis (Schinz) N.E. Br.
=Antholyza spectabilis Schinz (1900)
=Petamenes spectabilis (Schinz) E. Phillips (1941)
=Petamenes zambesiaca (Baker) N.E. Br.
=Oenostachys zambesiacus (Baker) Goldblatt
=Antholyza zambesiaca Baker (1892)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Contr. Gray Herb. 114: 50 (1936)
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1995). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Monocotyledones: Limnocharitaceae à Poaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 89-92
  • Gladiolus Southern Afr. : (1998).
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