African Plant Database

Barleria rigida Nees
Information on the genus : Barleria
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Barleria irritans var. rigida (Nees) C.B. Clarke
 Barleria rigida Nees var. rigida
Taxon infra-specific
Barleria rigida var. ilicina (E. Mey. ex T. Anderson) Oberm.
Barleria rigida Nees var. rigida
Barleria rigida var. spinissima I. Darbysh. (2019)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub, Dwarf shrub- Ht 0.1 - 0.8 m. Alt: 420 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, FS, NC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Cap. (Thunberg) 5: 48 (1901).

Bibliography other :
  • Darbyshire I., E.A. Tripp & F.M. Chase (2019). A taxonomic revision of Acanthaceae tribe Barlerieae in Angola and Namibia. Part 1. Kew Bull. 74/5: 17
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Record n°28635 modified 2005-01-13
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