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  1. Family: Colchicaceae DC.
    1. Genus: Wurmbea Thunb.
      1. Species: Wurmbea tenuis (Hook.f.) Baker
        1. Wurmbea tenuis subsp. goetzei (Engl.) B.Nord.

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

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia, Zaïre

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Wurmbea tenuis subsp. goetzei (Engl.) B.Nord. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Milne-Redhead, E. [8465A, 8465], Tanzania Wurmbea goetzei 27131.000

    Bibliography

    First published in Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 36: 225 (1978)

    Accepted by

    • Geerinck, D. (2012). Contribution à la flore d' Afrique centrale: Colchicaceae et Flagellariaceae Taxonomania. Revue de Taxonomie et de Nomenclature Botaniques 33: 1-30.
    • Timberlake, J.R. & Martins, E.S. (eds.) (2009). Flora Zambesiaca 12(2): 1-208. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Hoenselaar, K. (2005). Colchicaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-20.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Timberlake, J.R. & Martins, E.S. (eds.) (2009). Flora Zambesiaca 12(2): 1-208. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Hoenselaar, K. (2005). Colchicaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-20.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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