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Lepidagathis scariosa Nees
Protologue : Pl. Asiat. Rar. (Wallich). 3: 95 (1832)
Information on the genus : Lepidagathis
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ruellia aristata Vahl (1791)
=*Lepidagathis aristata (Vahl) Nees (1832) (1847), non Nees (1832)
=Lepidagathis terminalis Hochst. ex Nees
=Lepidagathis sciaphila S. Moore
=Volkensiophyton neuracanthoides Lindau
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Dwarf shrub- Ht 0.2 - 0.3 m.in states: NAM

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • PEYRE DE FABRÈGUES B. & J. P. LEBRUN (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort : 300
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Acanthaceae (2) : 307 (2010).
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 351

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • OLIVER, D., DYER, W.T.T.; PRAIN, D.; HILL, A.W. (1899). Flora of Tropical Africa 5: 122 

Bibliography other :
  • LEBRUN J.P. (1999). Supplément au Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Candollea 54(2): 368
 
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