African Plant Database


Hyperacanthus amoenus (Sims) Bridson
Family : RUBIACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 40(2): 275 (1985)
Information on the genus : Hyperacanthus
Basionym : Gardenia amoena Sims
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Gardenia amoena Sims (1817)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Gardenia gerrardiana Sond. (1865)
=Gardenia neuberia Eckl. & Zeyh. (1837)
=*Hyperacanthus floridus E. Mey. (1843)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Shrub- Ht 2.7 - 7 m. Alt 5 - 1920 m. Distribution: EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2003). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 5[3]: 648-650
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2003). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 5[3]: 649

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 31: t.1229 (1956).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
carte afrique num 88237
 
Record n°88237 modified 2007-01-17
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