African Plant Database


Elegia capensis (Burm. f.) Schelpe
Family : RESTIONACEAE
Protologue : J. S. African Bot. 33(3): 156 (1967)
Information on the genus : Elegia
Basionym : Equisetum capense Burm. f.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Equisetum capense Burm. f. (1768)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Elegia verticillaris (L. f.) Kunth
=Restio verticillaris L. f.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub, Restioid- Ht 0.2 - 2.5 m. Alt: 155 - 1295 m. Distribution: EC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 15[3 & 4]: 421 (1985).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 23109
 
Record n°23109
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