African Plant Database

Desmanthus leptostachys DC.
Family : Mimosaceae
Information on the genus : Desmanthus
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Dichrostachys cinerea var. africana
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cailliea dichrostachys var. leptostachys (DC.) Guill. & Perr.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Dichrostachys cinerea var. africana
=Dichrostachys cinerea subsp. africana Brenan & Brummitt
=Acacia engleri Schinz
=Acacia spinosa E. Mey.
=Mimosa nutans Pers.
=Desmanthus nutans (Pers.) DC.
=Dichrostachys nutans (Pers.) Benth.
=Desmanthus trichostachys DC.
=Dichrostachys caffra Meisn. ex Benth.
=Dichrostachys lugardiae N.E. Br.
=Dichrostachys cinerea var. lugardiae (N.E. Br.) Brenan & Brummitt
=Dichrostachys cinerea var. hirtipes Brenan & Brummitt
=Cailliea dichrostachys Guill. & Perr.
=Dichrostachys arborea N.E. Br. (1909)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 16[1]: 123 (1975).
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