Urginea indica (Roxb.) Kunth

First published in Enum. Pl. 4: 333 (1843)
This name is a synonym of Drimia indica

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Drimia indica.]
  • 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 Drimia indica.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1968). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 3(1): 1-276. [Cited as Urginea indica.]

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • Berhaut, Fl. Sén. 5, 181
  • Chev. Bot. 655
  • Enum. Pl. 4: 333 (1843)
  • F.T.A. 7: 540
  • Morton, W. Afr. Lilies & Orch. fig. 1.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:


  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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