African Plant Database

Otomeria elatior (A. Rich. ex DC.) Verdc.
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 23: 18, fig. 3/A–D (1953)
Information on the genus : Otomeria
Basionym : Sipanea elatior A. Rich. ex DC.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pentas elatior (A. Rich. ex DC.) Walp. (1846)
 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)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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Record n°88549 modified 2007-03-16
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