African Plant Database

Polygala sphenoptera Fresen. var. sphenoptera
Information on the genus : Polygala
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Polygala tristis Chodat
 Polygala sphenoptera Fresen. (1837)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Polygala gagnebiniana Chodat
=*Polygala persicariifolia auct. sensu Eyles, non DC.F.T.A. p.p.
=Polygala quartiniana Quart. -Dill. ex A. Rich. (1840)
=Polygala ukambica Chodat
=Polygala aethiopica Chodat
=Polygala ellenbeckii Gürke ex Chodat
=Polygala filifera Chodat (1912)
=*Polygala ehlersii auct. sensu De wild., non Gürke
=*Polygala fischeri auct. non Gürke
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual, occ. perennial- Dwarf shrub, Herb Ht 0.6 - 1 m. Alt 15 - 1430 m. Distribution: BOT, GA, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: (1991)
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Record n°115560
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