African Plant Database

Spilanthes mauritiana (A. Rich. ex Pers.) DC.
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 5: 625 (1836) 
Information on the genus : Spilanthes
Basionym : Acmella mauritiana A. Rich. ex Pers.
Status for MA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Acmella caulirhiza Delile
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Acmella mauritiana A. Rich. ex Pers. (1807)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Spilanthes africana DC. (1836)
=*Spilanthes acmella auct. non (L.) Murray
=Acmella caulirhiza Delile (1826)
=Spilanthes caulirhiza (Delile) DC. (1836)
=*Spilanthes acmella auct.
=Spilanthes abyssinica Sch. Bip. ex A. Rich.
=Eclipta filicaulis Schumach. & Thonn.
=Spilanthes filicaulis (Schumach. & Thonn.) C.D. Adams
=Spilanthes acmella (L.) Murray var. acmella
=Verbesina acmella L. (1753)
=Spilanthes acmella (L.) Murray (1774)
=Blainvillea acmella (L.) Philipson (1950)
=Eclipta latifolia L. f. (1781)
=Blainvillea latifolia (L. f.) DC. (1834)
=Blainvillea rhomboidea Cass. (1823)
=Blainvillea dalla-vedovae A. Terracc.
=Verbesina dichotoma Murray
=Blainvillea dichotoma (Murray) Stewart (1911)
=Blainvillea gayana auct.
=Spilanthes caulirhiza var. madagascariensis DC. (1836)
=Spilanthes mauritiana f. madagascariensis (DC.) A.H. Moore (1907)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual- Herb, Creeper- Ht up to 0.4 m. Alt 5 - 2550 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ
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Record n°97448 modified 2006-11-10
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