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Crabbea nana (Nees) Nees
Family : ACANTHACEAE
Protologue : Prodr. 11: 162 (1847)
Information on the genus : Crabbea
Basionym : Ruellia nana Nees
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ruellia nana Nees (1841)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Crabbea ovalifolia Ficalho & Hiern
=Crabbea pedunculata N.E. Br.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Dwarf shrub, Herb- Ht 0.1 - 0.3 m. Alt: 15 - 1675 m. Distribution: EC, KN, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Oliver, D., Dyer, W.T.T.; Prain, D.; Hill, A.W. (1899). Flora of Tropical Africa 5: 118
  • Fl. Cap. (Thunberg) 5: 38-39 (1901).
  • 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
 
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Map
carte afrique num 27726
 
Record n°27726 modified 2014-01-20
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