African Plant Database

Portulaca kermesina N.E. Br. var. kermesina
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 91 (1909)
Information on the genus : Portulaca
Basionym : Portulaca kermesina N.E. Br.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Portulaca kermesina N.E. Br. (1909)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Portulaca rubriflora Poelln. (1941)
=Portulaca holosericea Peter (1932)
=Portulaca crocodilorum Poelln. (1941)
=Portulaca fischeri var. prominens Poelln.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual, occ. perennial-Herb- Ht 0.05 - 0.3 m. Alt: 50 - 2000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1961). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[2]: 364

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 147 (1997).
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Record n°17226
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