African Plant Database

Tolpis capensis (L.) Sch. Bip.
Protologue : Bonplandia 9: 172 (1861)
Information on the genus : Tolpis
Basionym : Hieracium capense L.
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Tolpis madagascariensis (DC. ex Froel.) Sch. Bip. (1861)
 Hieracium capense L. (1759)
 Hieracium madagascariensis DC. ex Froel. (1838)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Crepis ephemera Hiern (1898)
=Tolpis ephemera (Hiern) R.E. Fr. (1925)
=Crepis ephemeroides S. Moore (1916)
=Hieracium madagascariense DC. (1838)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Herb- Ht 0.2 - 0.6 m. Alt 300 - 3000 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb, Shrub; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1992). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 6[1]: 191
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
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Record n°95158 modified 2013-03-21
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