African Plant Database

Hibiscus hispidissimus A. Chev.
Protologue : Rev. Bot. Appl. 20: 326 (1940)
Information on the genus : Hibiscus
Statuts nomenclatural : illegitimate name
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench var. esculentus (non Griff.)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench var. esculentus
=Hibiscus esculentus L. (1753)
=Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench (1794)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bull. Nat. Hist. Mus. London, Bot. 29[1]: 75 (1999).
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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