African Plant Database

Pentas angustifolia (A. Rich. ex DC.) Verdc.
Protologue : Bull. Jard. Bot. État 23: 312, fig. 34/A & B (1953)
Information on the genus : Pentas
Basionym : Sipanea angustifolia A. Rich. ex DC.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sipanea angustifolia A. Rich. ex DC. (1830)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pentas transvaalensis Baer (1923)
=Pentas woodii Scott-Elliot (1896)
=Pentas carnea var. welwitschii Scott-Elliot (1896)
=Neurocarpaea lanceolata auct. sensu Hiern (1898) non (Forssk.) Britten.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:perennial-Herb- Ht 0.3 - 1 m. Alt 840 - 960 m. Distribution: LP, MP

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1989). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 5[1]: 74-75
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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Record n°84333 modified 2006-09-22
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