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Rorippa nudiuscula (E. Mey. ex Sond.) Thell.
Protologue : Vierteljahrsschr. Naturf. Ges. Zürich 56: 259 (1911)
Information on the genus : Rorippa
Basionym : Arabis nudiuscula E. Mey. ex Sond.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Arabis nudiuscula E. Mey. ex Sond. (1860)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Nasturtium elongatum E. Mey. ex Burtt Davy
=Nasturtium fluviatile var. brevistylum Sond.
=Nasturtium integrifolium Szyszyl.
=Rorippa nudiuscula subsp. serrata (Burtt Davy) Exell
=Nasturtium elongatum var. serratum Burtt Davy (1926)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb with taproot and persistant leaf-rosette.
Ecology : Moist open soil, around seasonal pools; at higher altitudes along rivulets, 2200-±3000 m alt. Namibia, S. Africa.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial-Herb Ht 0.3 - 0.6 m. Alt 0 - 2400 m. Distribution: LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, WC

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, Arthur Wallis; Wild, Hiram (1960). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London 1[1]: 183

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 13: 107 (1970).
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d?Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 65
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 78057
Record n°78057
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