African Plant Database


Petalidium coccineum S. Moore
Family : ACANTHACEAE
Protologue : J. Bot. 18: 225 (1880) 
Information on the genus : Petalidium
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pseudobarleria coccinea (S. Moore) Lindau
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Petalidium rubescens Oberm. (1936)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub, Dwarf shrub- Ht 0.5 - 2 m. Alt: 780 - 1980 m. Distribution: NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Cap. (Thunberg) 5: 93 (1901). 
  • Ann. Transvaal Mus. 18: 158 (1936).
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 34: t.1355 (1961).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 29011
 
Record n°29011
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