Oxalis corymbosa DC.

First published in Prodr. 1: 696 (1824)
This name is a synonym of Oxalis debilis

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Caminho, J., Mutemba, L., Matusse, E., Osborne, J., Wursten, B., Burrows, J., Cianciullo, S., Malatesta, L. & Attorre, F. (2022). An updated checklist of Mozambique’s vascular plants. PhytoKeys 189: 61-80. [Cited as Oxalis debilis.]
  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2013). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 5: 1-451. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève. [Cited as Oxalis debilis.]
  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2016). Flora of North America North of Mexico 12: 1-603. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford. [Cited as Oxalis debilis.]
  • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia. [Cited as Oxalis debilis var. corymbosa.]
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela. [Cited as Oxalis debilis var. corymbosa.]

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

  • Figueiredo, E., Paiva, J., Stévart, T., Oliveira, F. & Smith, G.F. (2011). Annotated catalogue of the flowering plants of São Tomé and Príncipe. Bothalia, A Journal of Botanical Research 41: 41-82. [Cited as Oxalis corymbosa.]

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Prod. 1: 696 (1824).

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • DC., Prodr. 1: 696 (1824).
  • Exell in Flora Zambesiaca 2:155 (1963).
  • Exell, Cat. Vasc. Pl. S. Tomé: 124 (1944).
  • Wilczek in Flore du Congo Belge et du Ruanda-Urundi, 7: 9 (1958).

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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