African Plant Database

Orthosiphon suffrutescens (Thonn.) J.K. Morton
Information on the genus : Orthosiphon
Basionym : Ocimum suffrutescens Thonn.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Orthosiphon thymiflorus (Roth) Sleesen
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Orthosiphon thymiflorus (Roth) Sleesen
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ocimum suffrutescens Thonn.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Orthosiphon australis Vatke (1876) (1881), non Vatke (1874)
=Orthosiphon inconcinnus Briq. (1903)
=Orthosiphon wilmsii var. komghensis N.E. Br.
=Orthosiphon wilmsii Gürke (1899)
=Orthosiphon buryi S. Moore (1907)
=Orthosiphon calaminthoides Baker (1895)
=Orthosiphon glabratus var. africanus Benth.
=*Orthosiphon hildebrandtii Baker (1900)
=Orthosiphon liebrechtsianus Briq. (1898)
=Orthosiphon mollis Baker (1895)
=Orthosiphon mombasicus Baker (1900)
=Orthosiphon neglectus Briq. (1903)
=Orthosiphon rabaiensis var. parvifolia S. Moore
=Orthosiphon silvicola Gürke (1908)
=Orthosiphon somalensis Vatke (1880)
=*Orthosiphon tenuifrons Briq. ex A. Chev.
=*Ocimum thonningii Thonn.
=Plectranthus bolusii T. Cooke (1909) p.p.
=Orthosiphon thymiflorus (Roth) Sleesen
=Ocimum thymiflorum Roth (1821)
=*Orthosiphon australis Vatke (1876)
=Plectranthus bolusii T. Cooke (1909)
=Orthosiphon glabratus Benth. (1831)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Herb - Ht 0.15 - 0.6 m. Alt: 20 - 1405 m. Distribution: BOT, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 28[4]: 231 (1985).
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see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°116555 created 2008-10-02 - modified 2008-10-02
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