African Plant Database


Lapeirousia otaviensis R. C. Foster
Family : IRIDACEAE
Information on the genus : Lapeirousia
 
 
Status
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Afrosolen otaviensis (R. C. Foster) Goldblatt & J. C. Manning
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Afrosolen otaviensis (R. C. Foster) Goldblatt & J. C. Manning
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Afrosolen otaviensis (R. C. Foster) Goldblatt & J. C. Manning (2016)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : Goldblatt (Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 77: 469, 1990) cites 2 specimens from SW-most Angola, however with a remark: “the poorly preserved plants are either depauperate or possibly belong to the related L. gracilis”
  Not enumerated by Figueiredo & Smith, Pl. Angola, 2008.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.2 - 0.3 m. Alt: ? - 1800 m. Distribution: NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 77: 467-469 (1990).
 
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Map
carte afrique num 22586
 
Record n°22586 modified 2013-12-02
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