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Hypoestes triflora (Forssk.) Roem. & Schult.
Information on the genus : Hypoestes
Basionym : Justicia triflora Forssk.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Justicia triflora Forssk.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hypoestes phaylopsoides S. Moore
=*Hypoestes acuminata Hochst. ex Chiov.
=Hypoestes triflora var. adoensis (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) Fiori
=Hypoestes adoensis Hochst. ex A. Rich.
=Hypoestes adoensis var. andersonii Engl.
=Hypoestes caloi Chiov.
=Hypoestes ciliata Lindau
=Hypoestes consanguinea Lindau
=Hypoestes inaequalis Lindau
=Hypoestes kilimandscharica Lindau
=Hypoestes simensis Hochst. ex Solms
=Hypoestes toroensis S. Moore
=Hypoestes triflora var. hirsuta A. Rich.
=Hypoestes wallichii Nees
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Dwarf shrub, Herb- Ht 0.2 - 1.5 m. Alt: 490 - 2000 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Acanthaceae (2) : 720 (2010).
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Oliver, D., Dyer, W.T.T.; Prain, D.; Hill, A.W. (1899). Flora of Tropical Africa 5: 247
  • S. African J. Bot. 51: 139 (1985).

Bibliography other :
  • Fischer, E., K. Rembold & al. (2010). Annotated Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Kakamega Forest, Western Province, Kenya J. E. Africa Nat. Hist. Soc. : 137
  • Kew Bull. 70: 44/8 (2015)
  • Kipkoech S. & al. (2020). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Aberdare Ranges Forest, a part of Eastern Afromontane Biodiversity Hotspot PhytoKeys 149: 30
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