African Plant Database

Heliotropium baclei var. rostratum I.M. Johnst.
Family : Boraginaceae
Family (APGIII) :
Protologue : Contr. Gray Herb. 92: 91 (1930)
Information on the genus : Heliotropium
Status for MA : rejected (present)
Status for SA : rejected (present)
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Euploca katangensis (Gürke) E.L. Simons & Wieringa
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Euploca baclei var. rostratum
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Heliotropium katangense Gürke ex De Wild. (1904)
=Euploca katangensis (Gürke) E.L. Simons & Wieringa (2019)
=Heliotropium nigerinum A. Chev. (1920)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : A low herb
Ecology : ephemeral vegetation along river banks and lake shores
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Herb Ht up to 0.4 m. Alt 379 - 915 m. Distribution: NAM

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • BOUDET G. & J.P. LEBRUN (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16 : 275

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Boraginaceae: 74 (1991)

Bibliography other :
  • LACHENAUD, OLIVIER; STÉVART, TARIQ; BOUPOYA, ARCH (2018). Novitates Gabonenses 88: additions to the flora of Gabon and new records of little-known species Pl. Ecol. Evol. 151(3): 402 
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Record n°77210 modified 2007-04-26
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