African Plant Database

Hibiscus asper Hook. f.
Protologue : Niger Fl. 228 (1849) 
Information on the genus : Hibiscus
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Hibiscus cannabinus L.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hibiscus sabdariffa subsp. cannabinus (L.) Panigrahi & Murti
=Hibiscus cannabinus L. (1759)
=Hibiscus asper var. punctatus (A. Rich.) Berhaut
=Hibiscus verrucosus var. punctatus A. Rich. (1847)
=Hibiscus cannabinus var. punctatus (A. Rich.) Hochr. (1916)
=Hibiscus cannabinus var. chevalieri Hochr. (1901)
=Hibiscus malangensis Baker f. (1939)
=Hibiscus cannabinus var. radiatus (Cav.) Chiov.
=*Hibiscus cannabinus var. genuinus Hochr.
=Hibiscus cannabinus var. simplex A. Howard & G. Howard
=Hibiscus cannabinus var. purpureus A. Howard & G. Howard
=Hibiscus cannabinus var. ruber A. Howard & G. Howard
=Hibiscus cannabinus var. viridis A. Howard & G. Howard
=Hibiscus cannabinus var. vulgaris A. Howard & G. Howard
=Hibiscus verrucosus Guill. & Perr. (1830)
=Hibiscus cordofanus Turcz. (1858)
=Hibiscus vanderystii De Wild. (1915)
=Hibiscus henriquesii Pires de Lima (1921)
=Hibiscus cannabinus var. sudanica Hochr. (1907)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bull. Nat. Hist. Mus. London, Bot. 29[1]: 68 (1999).
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Record n°81507 modified 2013-05-22
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