African Plant Database

Kohautia cynanchica DC.
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 4: 430 (1830) 
Information on the genus : Kohautia
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Oldenlandia cynanchica (DC.) K. Schum. ex Kuntze (1893)
 Hedyotis cynanchica (DC.) Steud. (1840)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Oldenlandia omahekensis K. Krause (1912)
=Kohautia omahekensis (K. Krause) Bremek. (1952)
=Oldenlandia breviflora Chiov. (1924)
=Kohautia rigida Benth.
=Hedyotis rigida (Benth.) Walp. (1852)
=Oldenlandia rigida (Benth.) Hiern (1877)
=Hedyotis stricta Sond.
=Kohautia gracilifolia Bremek. (1952)
=Kohautia longiflora DC. (1830)
=Hedyotis longiflora (DC.) Steud. (1840)
=Kohautia raphidophylla Bremek. (1952)
=*Kohautia desertorum Welw.
=*Kohautia thymifolia C. Presl ex Bremek. (1952)
=*Oldenlandia calcitrapifolia Pearson ex Bremek. (1952)
=*Oldenlandia graminifolia Chiov. (1924)
=Oldenlandia neglecta Schinz (1923)
=Oldenlandia stricta K. Schum.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:annual (occ. perennial)-Herb- Ht 0.1 - 0.6 m. Alt 150 - 3000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 5[1]: 91-93
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Record n°88166 modified 2006-10-05
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