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Polycarena capensis (L.) Benth.
Information on the genus : Polycarena
Basionym : Buchnera capensis L.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Manulea capensis (L.) Thunb.
 Buchnera capensis L.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Manulea villosa Pers.
=Erinus umbellatus Burm. f. (1768) quotes Burm., Rar. Afr. Pl.t. 50 fig. 2
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology:annual-Herb- Ht 0.07 - 0.28 m. Alt 50 - 915 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • THUNBERG, C. P. (1904). Flora Capensis, sistens plantas Promontorii Bonae Spei Africes ... 4: 323-324
  • Manuleae : 402-403 (1994).
 
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