1. Family: Asparagaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Chlorophytum Ker Gawl.
      1. Species: Chlorophytum africanum (Baker) Baker
        1. Chlorophytum africanum var. africanum

        This variety is accepted, and its native range is Tanzania to S. Tropical Africa.

    Distribution

    Doubtfully present in:

    Malawi

    Native to:

    Angola, Tanzania, Zambia, Zaïre

    Chlorophytum africanum var. africanum appears in other Kew resources:

    Accepted by

    • Meerts, P. (2015). Flore d'Afrique Centrale (Zaïre - Rwanda - Burundi) Anthericaceae: 1-119. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique, Meise.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Meerts, P. (2018). Typification of Chlorophytum (Asparagaceae) taxon names from Angola: A critical reappraisal and new combinations Taxon 67: 401-410.
    • Meerts, P. & Bjorå, C.S. (2012). Synopsis of the genus Chlorophytum (Asparagaceae) in Central Africa (Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Burundi) Plant ecology and evolution 145: 373-409.
    • Timberlake, J.R. & Martins, E.S. (eds.) (2008). Flora Zambesiaca 13(1): 1-140. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0