African Plant Database

Oldenlandia herbacea (L.) Roxb. var. herbacea
Information on the genus : Oldenlandia
Basionym : Hedyotis herbacea L.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Oldenlandia dichotoma var. papillosa Chiov. (1916)
 Oldenlandia herbacea var. papillosa (Chiov.) Bremek. (1952)
 Hedyotis herbacea L. (1753)
 Oldenlandia herbacea (L.) Roxb. (1814)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hedyotis diffusa Willd.
=Oldenlandia dichotoma (Roth) Hook. f.
=Oldenlandia heynei Oliv.
=Oldenlandia heynii G. Don (1834)
=Hedyotis heynii (G. Don) Sond. (1865)
=*Hedyotis dichotoma A. Rich. (1848) non Roth
=*Oldenlandia dichotoma A. Rich.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:annual (occ. perennial)-Herb- Ht 0.12 - 0.3 m. Alt 20 - 1980 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 125 (1985).
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Record n°85834 modified 2007-04-18
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