African Plant Database

Virecta lanceolata (Forssk.) Baill.
Protologue : Hist. Pl. 7: 380. 1879
Information on the genus : Virecta
Basionym : Ophiorrhiza lanceolata Forssk.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Pentas lanceolata (Forssk.) Deflers
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pentas lanceolata (Forssk.) Deflers var. lanceolata
 Manettia lanceolata (Forssk.) Vahl (1790)
 Pseudomussaenda lanceolata (Forssk.) Wernham (1916)
 Neurocarpaea lanceolata (Forssk.) R. Br. (1814)
 Pentas lanceolata (Forssk.) Deflers (1889)
 Ophiorrhiza lanceolata Forssk. (1775)
 Mussaenda lanceolata (Forssk.) Spreng. (1824)
 Pentas lanceolata (Forssk.) Deflers subsp. lanceolata
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Psychotria arabica Klotzsch (1866)
=Pentanisia suffruticosa Klotzsch (1861)
=*Pentas klotzschii Vatke (1875)
=*Mussaenda aegyptiaca Poir. (1797)
=Pentas ainsworthii Scott-Elliot (1896)
=Pentas lanceolata var. membranacea Verdc. (1953)
=Pentas lanceolata f. velutina Verdc. (1953)
=Pentas schweinfurthii Scott-Elliot (1896)
=Vignaldia quartiniana var. grandiflora Schweinf. (1867) emend. Schweinf.
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Record n°89523 modified 2006-09-27
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