African Plant Database

Justicia protracta (Nees) T. Anderson subsp. protracta
Information on the genus : Justicia
Basionym : Gendarussa protracta Nees
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Gendarussa protracta Nees
 Adhatoda protracta (Nees) Nees (1847)
 Justicia protracta (Nees) T. Anderson
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Justicia kraussii C.B. Clarke
=Justicia pulegioides C.B. Clarke
=Adhatoda rotundifolia Nees
=Justicia rotundifolia (Nees) E. Mey. (1843)
=Justicia woodii C.B. Clarke
=Justicia striata var. filifolia (Lindau) J.K. Morton p.p. quoad specim. Hutchinson & Gillett 3289
=Gendarussa mollis Hochst. (1845)
=Gendarussa prunellaefolia Hochst. (1845)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Dwarf shrub, Herb- Ht 0.6 - 2 m. Alt: 5 - 1830 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 30[3]: 30-31 (1995).
  • Fl. S. Africa 30[3]: 31 (1995).
  • Fl. S. Africa 30[3]: 32 (1995).
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see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°28222
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