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This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & SW. Cape Prov.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Cape Provinces

Chlorophytum graminifolium (Willd.) Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Schlechter [11277], South Africa Chlorophytum undulatum K000256999 isotype
Duthie, A.V. [992], South Africa Chlorophytum undulatum K000257000 isotype
Bolus, H. [6601], South Africa Chlorophytum undulatum K000257001 holotype
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5059], Nepal Chlorophytum undulatum K001104639
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 5059] Chlorophytum undulatum K001104638
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 5059], Bangladesh Chlorophytum undulatum K000639340
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 5059], Nepal Chlorophytum undulatum K000639347

First published in Enum. Pl. 4: 606 (1843)

Not accepted by

  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.: i-vi, 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria. [Cited as Chlorophytum undulatum.]
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Anthericum jacquinii.]

Literature

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.

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