Vahlia Thunb.

First published in Nov. Gen. Pl.: 36 (1782), nom. cons.
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Africa, Arabian Peninsula, Iran to Indian Subcontinent.

Distribution

Native to:

Algeria, Angola, Assam, Botswana, Burkina, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Caprivi Strip, Central African Repu, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Free State, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, India, Iran, Iraq, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6. Scientific Data 8: 215.

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • —F.T.A. 2: 383.

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Engl. in Engl. & Prantl, Pflanzenfam. III, 2A: 65 (1890)
  • Engl. in Engl. & Prantl, Pflanzenfam. III, ed. 2, 18A: 166 (1930).
  • Hook. f. in Benth. & Hook. f., Gen. Pl. 1: 637 (1865).
  • Maheshwari in Taxon 15: 333 (1966) nom. conserv.
  • Nov. Gen. Pl. 2: 36 (1782).

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 1, (1993) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Bridson in K.B. 30: 163 (1975), nom. conserv.
  • Engl., E. & P. Pf. III, 2a: 65 (1890)
  • Gen. Nov. Pl. 2: 36 (1782)
  • ed. 2, 18a: 166 (1930)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Somalia

    • Flora of Somalia
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0