Protea L.

First published in Mant. Pl. 2: 187 (1771), nom. cons.
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Tropical & S. Africa.

Distribution

Native to:

Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Caprivi Strip, Central African Repu, Chad, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Free State, Ghana, Guinea, Ivory Coast, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Northern Provinces, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Accepted Species

Classification

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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 Zambesiaca

  • Beard, Proteas Trop. Africa: 1–112 (1993).
  • Kew Bull. 42: 815–853 (1987).
  • Kirkia 3: 138–206 (1963).
  • Mant. Pl. Alt.: 187, 328 (1771).
  • Rourke, Proteas S. Africa (1980).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Aug 15, 1972 Harmer, S.F. South Africa K000423615 Type Yes
Dec 9, 1960 Drege [s.n.] South Africa K000423661 Unknown Type Material Yes
Dec 9, 1960 South Africa K000423660 Unknown Type Material Yes
Dec 9, 1960 Bolus, H. [3761] South Africa K000423659 Unknown Type Material Yes
Garside, S. [4052] South Africa K:SPC-26365.000 No
Garside, S. [4513] South Africa K:SPC-26477.000 No
Timberlake, J. [s.n.] Malawi K000614716 No
K:SPC-17470.000 No
Banze, A.; Osborne, J.; Mucaleque, P.; Maoji, S.O. (guide) [AB544] Mozambique K001346713 No
Garside, S. [4377] South Africa K:SPC-26082.000 No
Schlechter [10000] South Africa K000423611 Unknown Type Material Yes
Osborne, J.; Banze, A.; Datizua, C.; Mamba, A.; Mucaleque, P.; Rachide, T.; Magido, A. (guide); Ndala, B. (guide) [JO1764] Mozambique K000569924 No
Mucaleque, P.; Osborne, J.; Banze, A.; Maoji, S.O. (guide) [PM43] Mozambique K001346889 No
Banze, A.; Osborne, J.; Datizua, C.; Mamba, A.; Mucaleque, P.; Rachide, T.; Magido, A. (guide); Ndala, B. (guide) [AB567] Mozambique K001346736 No
Garside, S. [4167] South Africa K:SPC-26529.000 No
Garside, S. [4376] South Africa K:SPC-26102.000 No
Garside, S. [4375] South Africa K:SPC-26075.000 No
Garside, S. [4424] South Africa K:SPC-26981.000 No
Drege [s.n.] South Africa K000423658 Unknown Type Material Yes
Timberlake, J. [s.n.] Malawi K000614825 No
Garside, S. [4012] South Africa K:SPC-26967.000 No

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images