African Plant Database

Heliophila africana (L.) Marais
Protologue : Fl. S. Africa 13: 55 (1970)
Information on the genus : Heliophila
Basionym : Cheiranthus africanus L.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cheiranthus africanus L.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Heliophila integrifolia L.
=Heliophila pilosa var. integrifolia (L.) DC.
=*Heliophila integrifolia auct. sensu O.E.Schulz
=Heliophila pilosa Lam. (1789)
=*Heliophila pilosa var. digitata auct. sensu Sond.
=Heliophila pilosa var. incisa DC.
=Heliophila rostrata C. Presl
=Heliophila stricta Sond. (1846)
=Heliophila trichinostyla E. Phillips
=Heliophila glabra (Eckl. & Zeyh.) Steud. (1840)
=Pachystylum glabrum Eckl. & Zeyh.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual-Herb Ht 0.6 - 1.35 m. Alt 0 - 750 m. Distribution: NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 13: 55-56 (1970).
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