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Crabbea hirsuta Harv.
Family : ACANTHACEAE
Information on the genus : Crabbea
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Crabbea cirsioides (Nees) Nees
=Ruellia cirsioides Nees
=Crabbea robusta N.E. Br.
=Crabbea hirsuta var. somalensis Lindau
=Ruellia nana auct. sensu E.Mey in DC Prod. 11
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Ht 0.05 - 1.25 m. Alt: 5 - 2100 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Oliver, D., Dyer, W.T.T.; Prain, D.; Hill, A.W. (1899). Flora of Tropical Africa 5: 119
  • Fl. Cap. (Thunberg) 5: 39 (1901).
  • Strelitzia 6: 220 (1997).
  • Wild Flrs north. South Africa : 386 (1997).
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 475
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 27725
 
Record n°27725
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