Commelina pilosissima Hutch.
First published in J.Hutchinson & J.M.Dalziel, Fl. W. Trop. Afr. 2: 318 (1936), no Latin descr.
This species is a synonym of Commelina erecta subsp. livingstonii
POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:
- Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Commelina erecta subsp. livingstonii.]
Flora of West Tropical Africa
- F.W.T.A., ed. 1, 2: 320 (1936), described only in English.
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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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