African Plant Database

Mitracarpus hirtus (L.) DC.
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 4: 572 (1830) 
Information on the genus : Mitracarpus
Basionym : Spermacoce hirta L.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Spermacoce hirta L. (1762)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Spermacoce ferruginea A. St.-Hil. (1824)
=Staurospermum verticillatum Schumach. & Thonn. (1827)
=Mitracarpus verticillatus (Schumach. & Thonn.) Vatke (1876)
=Mitracarpus scaber Zucc. ex Schult. & Schult. f. (1827)
=Mitracarpus senegalensis DC. (1839)
=Spermacoce villosa Sw. (1788)
=Mitracarpus villosus (Sw.) DC. (1830)
=Mitracarpus rudis Benth. (1841)
=Mitracarpus torresianum Cham. & Schltdl. (1828)
=Mitracarpus simplex Rusby (1927)
=Borreria ferruginea (A. St.-Hil.) DC. (1830)
=Diodia villosa Moc. & Sessé ex DC. (1830)
=Mitracarpus breviflorus A. Gray (1853)

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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