Heliotropium sessilistigma Hutch. & E.A.Bruce

First published in Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1941: 160 (1941)
This name is a synonym of Euploca sessilistigma

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Hedberg, I., Kelbessa, E., Edwards, S., Demissew, S. & Persson, E. (eds.) (2006). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 5: 1-690. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps. [Cited as Heliotropium sessilistigma.]
  • Verdcourt, B. (1991). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Boraginaceae: 1-124. [Cited as Heliotropium sessilistigma.]
  • Wood, J.R.I. (1997). A handbook of the Yemen Flora: 1-434. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Heliotropium sessilistigma.]

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 3, (2006) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Cufod., Enumeratio Plantarum Aethiopiae Spermatophyta (Supplement in Bull. Jard. Bot. Brux.) p. 776 (1962).
  • Hutch. & E.A. Bruce in Bulletin of Miscellaneous Information, Kew 1941: 160 (1941).
  • Kabuye & Agnew in A.D.Q. Agnew, Upland Kenya Wild Flowers p. 518 (1974).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:


  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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