African Plant Database

Melothria cordata (Thunb.) Cogn.
Information on the genus : Melothria
Basionym : Bryonia cordata Thunb.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Zehneria scabra (L. f.) Sond. subsp. scabra
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Bryonia cordata Thunb.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Zehneria scabra (L. f.) Sond. subsp. scabra
=Bryonia scabra L. f.
=Zehneria scabra (L. f.) Sond.
=Pilogyne scabra (L. f.) W.J. de Wilde & Duyfjes (2010)
=Zehneria scabra var. chirindensis C. Jeffrey
=Zehneria scabra subsp. argyrea (Zimm.) C. Jeffrey
=Zehneria scabra var. argyrea
=Melothria argyrea Zimm.
=Zehneria fernandensis Hutch. & Dalziel
=Zehneria mannii Cogn.
=Melothria punctata (Thunb.) Cogn.
=Bryonia punctata Thunb. (1794)
=Melothria pulchra Buscal. & Muschl.
=Melothria ciprianii Pic. Serm. (1951)
=Melothria fernandensis Hutch. & Dalziel (1928)
=Melothria gilgiana Cogn. (1913)
=Melothria abyssinica Naudin ex Sprenger (1893)
=Melothria longepedunculata Hochst. ex Cogn. (1881)
=Zehneria longepedunculata A. Rich.
=Melothria louisii Robyns (1943)
=*Melothria mannii Cogn. (1881)
=Melothria membranifolia Cogn. (1895)
=Zehneria scrobiculata A. Rich.
=Melothria scrobiculata (A. Rich.) Cogn. (1881)
=Melothria tomentosa Cogn. (1881)
=Zehneria velutina Arn.
=Melothria velutina (Arn.) Cogn. (1881)
=Zehneria cordifolia Schweinf. ex Broun & Massey (1929)
=Pilogyne suavis Schrad.
=Pilogyne affinis Schrad.
=Bryonia scrobiculata Hochst. ex A. Rich.
=Pilogyne velutina Schrad.
=Pilogyne tenuiflora Schrad.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1978). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 4: 478-479
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