African Plant Database

Vernonia oligocephala (DC.) Sch. Bip.
Protologue : Repert. Bot. Syst. (Walpers) 2: 947 (1843)
Information on the genus : Vernonia
Basionym : Webbia oligocephala DC.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Webbia oligocephala DC.
 Hilliardiella oligocephala (DC.) H. Rob. (1999)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cacalia elaeagnoides (DC.) Kuntze
=Webbia elaeagnoides DC.
=Vernonia elaeagnoides (DC.) Sch. Bip.
=Vernonia kraussii Sch. Bip. (1843)
=Hilliardiella elaeagnoides (DC.) Swelankomo & J.C. Manning (2016)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Herb- Ht 0.08 - 1 m. Alt 15 - 2338 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (2000). Flora of Tropical East Africa Compositae[1]: 205,207

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 40: t.1592 (1970).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 343 (1997).
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Record n°103016 modified 2006-11-14
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