African Plant Database

Melianthus comosus auct.
Information on the genus : Melianthus
Statuts nomenclatural : missapplied name
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Melianthus dregeanus subsp. insignis (Kuntze) S.A. Tansley (sensu Burtt Davy, non Vahl)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Melianthus dregeanus subsp. insignis (Kuntze) S.A. Tansley
=Melianthus dregeanus var. insignis (Kuntze) E. Phillips & Hofmeyr
=Melianthus insignis Kuntze (1898)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 33: t.1310 (1959).
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Record n°57497
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