African Plant Database

Biophytum petersianum Klotzsch
Protologue : Naturw. Reise Mossambique [Peters] 1: 81 (1861) 
Information on the genus : Biophytum
Status for MA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Biophytum umbraculum Welw.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Biophytum umbraculum Welw.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Oxalis petersiana (Klotzsch) C. Müller
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Biophytum umbraculum Welw. (1859)
=Biophytum rotundifolium Delhaye (1952)
=Oxalis sensitiva L.
=Biophytum sensitivum (L.) DC. (1824)
=Oxalis apodiscias Turcz. (1863)
=Biophytum apodiscias (Turcz.) Edgew. & Hook. f. (1874)
=Oxalis petersii Edgew. & Hook. f. (1874)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 523 (2006).
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see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°57598
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