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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Namibia to Cape Prov.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Cape Provinces, Namibia

Acanthopsis hoffmannseggiana (Nees) C.B.Clarke appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2015 Burchell, W.J. [1654], South Africa K000394337
Jan 1, 2015 s.coll. [s.n.], South Africa K000394338

First published in W.H.Harvey & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Cap. 5(1): 35 (1912)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Steyn, H.M. (2018). A taxonomic revision of the genus Acanthopsis (Acanthaceae): 1-397. Faculty of Natural & Agricultural sciences, University of Pretoria.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0