African Plant Database


Pentas angustifolia (A. Rich. ex DC.) Verdc.
Family : RUBIACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 23: 312, fig. 34/A & B (1953)
Information on the genus : Pentas
Basionym : Sipanea angustifolia A. Rich. ex DC.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sipanea angustifolia A. Rich. ex DC. (1830)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pentas transvaalensis Baer (1923)
=Pentas woodii Scott-Elliot (1896)
=Pentas carnea var. welwitschii Scott-Elliot (1896)
=Neurocarpaea lanceolata auct. sensu Hiern (1898) non (Forssk.) Britten.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Herb- Ht 0.3 - 1 m. Alt 840 - 960 m. Distribution: LP, MP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 5[1]: 74-75
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 84333
 
Record n°84333 modified 2006-09-22
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