African Plant Database


Pentas elatior (A. Rich. ex DC.) Walp.
Family : RUBIACEAE
Protologue : Repert. Bot. Syst. (Walpers) 6: 57 (1846)
Information on the genus : Pentas
Basionym : Sipanea elatior A. Rich. ex DC.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Otomeria elatior (A. Rich. ex DC.) Verdc.
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Otomeria elatior (A. Rich. ex DC.) Verdc. (1953)
 Sipanea elatior A. Rich. ex DC. (1830)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Otomeria dilatata Hiern (1877)
=Pentas speciosa Baker (1895)
=Otomeria speciosa (Baker) Scott-Elliot (1896)
=Otomeria elatior f. speciosa (Baker) Verdc. (1953)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
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Record n°84360 modified 2006-10-04
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