Tritonia laxifolia (Klatt) Benth. & Hook.f. ex Baker

First published in Handb. Irid.: 195 (1892)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Tanzania to S. Tropical Africa, S. Central & S. Cape Prov. It is a tuberous geophyte and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Cape Provinces, Malawi, Mozambique, Tanzania, Zambia

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.: i-vi, 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Goldblatt, P. & Manning, J.C. (2020). Iridaceae of southern Africa. Strelitzia 42: 1-1159. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Goldblatt, P. (1993). Flora Zambesiaca: i-iv, 1-106. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Goldblatt, P. (1996). Iridaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-89.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.: i-vi, 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Goldblatt, P. & Manning, J.C. (2020). Iridaceae of southern Africa. Strelitzia 42: 1-1159. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Goldblatt, P. (1996). Iridaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-89.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1980 Layton? [s.n.] South Africa K000321124 Unknown Type Material Yes
Magogo [288] Tanzania K002982032 Yes
Banda, E.A. [411] Malawi K002982062 Yes
Jeke, R.C. [85] Malawi K002982064 Yes
Jackson, G. [1305] Malawi K002982058 Yes
Polhill, R.; Paulo, S. [1388] Tanzania K:SPC-05549.000 No
Polhill, R.; Paulo, S. [1388] Tanzania K002982043 Yes
Björnstad, A. [AB1231] Tanzania K002982044 Yes
Emson, H.E. [506] Tanzania K002982050 Yes
Simon, B.K.; Williamson, G.; Ball, J. [1810] Malawi K002982063 Yes
Saint Clair Thompson, G.W. [449] Tanzania K002982046 Yes
Gumede, S. [10363] South Africa K009000849 No
Mr. [Moarau]; Mrs. [Moarau] [79] Tanzania K002982034 Yes
Verdcourt [3089] Tanzania K002982049 Yes
Bullock, A.A. [2248] Tanzania K002982038 Yes
Bullock, A.A. [2248] Tanzania K002982036 Yes
Leedal, G.P. [5308] Tanzania K002982041 Yes
Pawek, J. [8903] Malawi K002982069 Yes
Jackson, E. [2161] Malawi K002982059 Yes
Adlard, P.G. [238A] Malawi K002982067 Yes
Richards, H.M. (Mrs) [14458] Malawi K002982068 Yes
Whyte, A.; Johnston, H.H. [s.n.] Malawi K002982061 Yes
Whellan, J.A. [1161] Malawi K002982060 Yes
Bullock, A.A. [2248] Tanzania K002982037 Yes
Procter, J. [1635] Tanzania K002982045 Yes
Lynes, H. [Ih55] Tanzania K002982048 Yes
s.coll. [187] South Africa K000321127 Unknown Type Material Yes
Burtt, B.D. [961] Tanzania K002982040 Yes
Burtt, B.D. [14K] Tanzania K002982055 Yes
Anderson, B. [578] Tanzania K002982042 Yes
Speke; Grant [s.n.] Tanzania K002982054 Yes
De Lemos, F.D.; Balsinhas, A. [138] Mozambique K002982056 Yes
Leedal, G.P. [5841] Tanzania K002982047 Yes
Pawek, J. [3357] Malawi K002982065 Yes
Drège [3489a] South Africa K000321126 Type Yes
Drège [3489a] South Africa K000321125 Syntype Yes
Robertson, D.C. [561] Tanzania K002982033 Yes
Bullock, A.A. [2248] Tanzania K002982035 Yes
Phillips, E. [3163] Malawi K002982066 Yes
Björnstad, A. [AB2225] Tanzania K002982039 Yes
Goyder, D.J.; Paton, A.J.; Tawakali, E.J. [3575] Malawi K002982057 Yes
Acocks, J.P.H. [23071] South Africa Tritonia bakeri K002982186 Yes
Fourcade, H.G. [3166] South Africa Tritonia bakeri K002982181 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Tritonia bakeri K002982185 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] South Africa Tritonia bakeri K002982184 Yes
[illegible] [8409] Tritonia bakeri K002982182 Yes
Bolus, H. [2483] South Africa Tritonia bakeri K002982183 Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • 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