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 Data

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Sources

  • 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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