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Drimia senegalensis (Kunth) J. C. Manning & Goldblatt
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Family (APGIII) : ASPARAGACEAE
Protologue : Edinburgh J. Bot. 60(3): 557. 2004 [2003 publ. 14 Apr 2004]
Information on the genus : Drimia
Basionym : Urginea senegalensis Kunth
 
 
Status
Statuts nomenclatural : uncertain status
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Vera-duthiea senegalensis (Kunth) Speta
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Duthiea senegalensis (Kunth) Speta
 Urginea senegalensis Kunth (1843)
 Thuranthos senegalensis (Kunth) Speta
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Discussions (Speta) about the identity of this plant are found in Phyton (Horn) 38: 85-86, 1998, and Stapfia 75: 190, 192, 2001. Fig. 23 p. 82 in Phyton, l.c. refers to this plant (caption: “Thuranthos indicum aggr.”).
Ecology : In J. Berhaut, Fl. ill. Sénégal 9: 439, 1988, this plant is considered a synonym of Urginea indica (= Drimia indica). The name U. senegalensis is not cited in Fl. W. Trop. Afr., ed. 2, 3/2, 1972.
 
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Record n°232009 created 2013-10-10 - modified 2013-11-25
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