African Plant Database

Kosteletzkya buettneri Gürke
Protologue : Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg 31: 92 (1889)
Information on the genus : Kosteletzkya
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hibiscus liebrechtsianus De Wild. & T. Durand (1900)
=Kosteletzkya augusti Hochr. (1917)
=Kosteletzkya flava Baker f. (1894)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect, fibrous, annual or perennial herb with rhizomatous rootstock; stems branched from the base.
Ecology : River margins; wet swampy places; savanna; humid meadows; “dembos”; 900(and less?)-1600 m alt. Namibia, Caprivi Strip.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:annual (occ. perennial)-Herb- Ht up to 1.8 m. Alt 900 - 1600 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1961). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[2]: 473
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Malvaceae : 82 (2009).
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:287 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména
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