African Plant Database

Pimpinella caffra (Eckl. & Zeyh.) D. Dietr.
Information on the genus : Pimpinella
Basionym : Anisum caffrum Eckl. & Zeyh.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Anisum caffrum Eckl. & Zeyh.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Foeniculum kraussianum Meisn.
=Cnidium kraussianum (Meisn.) Sond.
=Pimpinella kraussiana Meisn.
=Cnidium kraussianum var. glabratum Sond.
Taxon infra-specific
Pimpinella caffra subsp. conopodioides C. C. Towns.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Ht 0.3 - 0.8 m. Alt: 10 - 3275 m. Distribution: LES, EC, KN, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Edinburgh J. Bot. 48: 241 (1991).
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carte afrique num 27029
Record n°27029
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