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Ocimum knyanum Vatke
Protologue : Linnaea 37: (1871-73) 31 (1871)
Information on the genus : Ocimum
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ocimum filamentosum Forssk.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ocimum filamentosum Forssk.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Becium knyanum (Vatke) N.E. Br. ex Broun & R.E. Massey (1929)
 Becium obovatum var. knyanum (Vatke) Cufod.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Becium filamentosum (Forssk.) Chiov.
=Ocimum filamentosum Forssk. (1775)
=Orthosiphon kirkii Baker (1900)
=Becium affine var. cyclophyllum Chiov.
=Ocimum cyclophyllum (Chiov.) Chiov. (1932)
=Becium knyanum var. diffusum Ayob. (1987)
=*Becium obovatum auct.
=Ocimum fissilabrum Briq. (1903)
=Ocimum rautanenii Briq. (1903)
=Ocimum stenoglossum Briq. (1903)
=Ocimum adscendens Willd.
=*Ocimum calycosum Hochst.
=Ocimum comigerum Hochst. ex Briq. (1894)
=Ocimum polycladum Briq. (1903)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • MARLOTH, HERMANN WILHELM RUDOLF (1985). Flora of Southern Africa with Synoptical Tables of the Genera of Higher Plants. Capetown 28[4]: 223-227
  • Stuttgarter Beitr. Naturk., A 419: 51 (1988).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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