Semele menezesii J.G.Costa

First published in Brotéria, Sér. Bot. 23: 124 (1927)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Madeira. It is a perennial or rhizomatous geophyte and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Madeira

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Dobignard, D. & Chatelain, C. (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 1: 1-455. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Pinheiro de Carvalho, M.Â., Wilcock, C.C., Marques dos Santos, T.M., Vale Lucas, I.C., Teixeira Ganança, J.F., Franco, E., Thangadurai, D., Rao, D.M. (2004). A review of the genus Semele (Ruscaceae) systematics in Madeira. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 146: 483-497.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • 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 Semele androgyna.]
  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Semele androgyna var. androgyna.]
  • Press, J.R. & Short, M.J. (eds.) (1994). Flora of Madeira: i-xviii, 1-574. HMSO. [Cited as Semele androgyna var. androgyna.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Pinheiro de Carvalho, M.Â., Wilcock, C.C., Marques dos Santos, T.M., Vale Lucas, I.C., Teixeira Ganança, J.F., Franco, E., Thangadurai, D., Rao, D.M. (2004). A review of the genus Semele (Ruscaceae) systematics in Madeira. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 146: 483-497.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
  • 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