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Asparagus setaceus (Kunth) Jessop
Protologue : Bothalia 9: 51 (1966)
Information on the genus : Asparagus
Basionym : Asparagopsis setacea Kunth
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Protasparagus setaceus (Kunth) Oberm.
 Asparagopsis setacea Kunth (1850)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Asparagus plumosus Baker (1875)
=Protasparagus plumosus (Baker) Oberm. (1983)
=Asparagus lujae De Wild. (1905)
=Asparagus zanzibaricus Baker (1875)
=*Asparagus conglomeratus auct. sensu Baker(1904), non Baker (1898).
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub- Ht 0.4 - 5 states: BOT, LES, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • S. African J. Bot. 2: 243-244 (1983).
  • Bothalia 25[1&2]: 205-209 (1995).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • BORGES P.A.V., C. ABREU & AL. (2008). A list of the terrestrial fungi, flora and fauna of Madeira and Selvagens archipelagos. Direcção Regional do Ambiente da Madeira and Universidade dos Açores : 207

Bibliography other :
  • GREUTER, W. & T. RAUS (2009). Med-Checklist Notulae, 28. Willdenowia 39: 343 
  • KIPKOECH S. & AL. (2020). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Aberdare Ranges Forest, a part of Eastern Afromontane Biodiversity Hotspot PhytoKeys 149: 17 
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