African Plant Database

Moraea papilionacea (L. f.) Ker Gawl.
Information on the genus : Moraea
Basionym : Iris papilionacea L. f.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Iris papilionacea L. f.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Iris hirsuta Licht. ex Roem. & Schult.
=Moraea hirsuta (Licht. ex Roem. & Schult.) Ker Gawl.
=Moraea pilosa J.C. Wendl.
=Moraea papilionacea var. maythamiae G.J. Lewis
=*Vieusseuxia intermedia Eckl.
=*Vieusseuxia nervosa Eckl.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Geophyte- Ht 0.1 - 0.15 m. Alt: 30 - 700 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ann. Kirstenbosch Bot. Gard. 14: 62-64 (1986).
  • Ann. Kirstenbosch Bot. Gard. 14: 63 (1986).
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