African Plant Database

Tripteris microcarpa Harv. subsp. microcarpa
Protologue : Fl. Cap. (Harvey) 3: 427 (1865); Fl. Cap. (Thunberg) 3: 427-428 (1894) 
Information on the genus : Tripteris
Basionym : Tripteris microcarpa Harv.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Osteospermum microcarpum (Harv.) Norl. subsp. microcarpum
 Tripteris microcarpa Harv. (1865)
 Osteospermum microcarpum (Harv.) Norl.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Tripteris glandulosa Muschl.
=Tripteris amplexicaulis var. microtis DC.
=Tripteris microtis (DC.) Hutch. (1911)
=Tripteris namaquensis Schltr.
=Osteospermum odoratum Klatt (1895)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual- Herb- Ht 0.5 - 1 m. Alt 0 - 1300 m. Distribution: NAM, NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Compositae Newslett. 25: 48 (1994).
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