African Plant Database

Herpestis africana (Pers.) Steud.
Family : Scrophulariaceae
Protologue : Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2 (Steudel) 1: 753 (1840)  
Information on the genus : Herpestis
Basionym : Moniera africana Pers.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Bacopa monnieri (L.) Pennell
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Bacopa monnieri (L.) Pennell
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Moniera africana Pers. (1806)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Lysimachia monnieri L. (1756)
=Gratiola monnieri (L.) L. (1759)
=Gratiola monnieria (L.) L. (1762)
=*Herpestis monnieria (L.) Kunth (1818)
=Bacopa monnieria (L.) Wettst. (1891)
=Bramia monnieria (L.) Drake (1892)
=Bacopa monnieri (L.) Pennell (1946)
=Gratiola monnieri L. (1759)
=Herpestis monnieri (L.) Kunth (1818)
=Moniera cuneifolia Michx. (1803) Hiern (1904) p.p., excl. Herpestis crenata P.Beauv.
=Limosella calycina Forssk. (1775)
=Moniera calycina (Forssk.) Kuntze (1891)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1990). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 8[2]: 48-51
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Record n°94559 modified 2007-01-05
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