African Plant Database


Melanospermum foliosum (Benth.) Hilliard
Family : SCROPHULARIACEAE
Protologue : Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 45(3): 482 (1988)
Information on the genus : Melanospermum
Basionym : Polycarena foliosa Benth.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Polycarena foliosa Benth. (1846)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Polycarena discolor Schinz (1890)
=*Polycarena transvaalensis auct.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:annual-Herb- Length 0.04 - 0.3 m. Alt 1020 - 1372 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, LP, NW

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Manuleae : 392-394 (1994).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 92699
 
Record n°92699 modified 2007-02-06
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