Scadoxus puniceus (L.) Friis & Nordal

First published in Norweg. J. Bot. 23: 64 (1976)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Ethiopia to S. Africa. It is a bulbous geophyte and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Botswana, Cape Provinces, Ethiopia, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Malawi, Mozambique, Northern Provinces, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting 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.
  • Demissew, S. & Nordal, I. (2010). Aloes and other Lilies of Ethiopia and Eritrea, ed, 2: 1-351. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.: i-vi, 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Nordal, I. (1982). Amaryllidaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-30.
  • Timberlake, J.R. & Martins, E.S. (eds.) (2008). Flora Zambesiaca 13(1): 1-140. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Zimudzi, C., Archer, R.H., Kwembeya, E.G. & Nordal, I. (2006). Synopsis of Amaryllidaceae from the Flora Zambesiaca area. Kirkia. The Zimbabwe Journal of Botany 18: 151-168.

Flora Zambesiaca

  • in Fl. Ethiopia 6: 158 (1997).
  • in Norw. J. Bot. 23: 64 (1976).
  • ―Nordal in F.T.E.A, Amaryllidaceae: 5 (1982);

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • 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.
  • Edwards, S., Demissew, S. & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (1997). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 6: 1-586. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.: i-vi, 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Nordal, I. (1982). Amaryllidaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-30.
  • Zimudzi, C., Archer, R.H., Kwembeya, E.G. & Nordal, I. (2006). Synopsis of Amaryllidaceae from the Flora Zambesiaca area. Kirkia. The Zimbabwe Journal of Botany 18: 151-168.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Friis & Nordal in Norw. Journ. Bot. 23:64(1976).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Krelage [s.n.] South Africa K000366066 Lectotype Yes
Hutchinson, J. [1657] South Africa K002460658 Yes
Spencer, K. [H/4858/31] South Africa K002460686 Yes
Moll, E.J. [1823] South Africa K002460691 Yes
Hodge, W.H. [A-46] South Africa K002460704 Yes
K:SPC-15601.000 No
Richards, H.M. (Mrs.) [6468] Tanzania K002460516 Yes
Taylor, G. [s.n.] South Africa K002460754 Yes
Strickland, C.W. [s.n.] South Africa K000366065 Syntype Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002460751 Yes
Luke, Q.; Mwangoka, M.; Festo, L. [11223] Tanzania K002460524 Yes
Richards, H.M. (Mrs) [7244] Tanzania K001733854 Yes
Hutchinson, J. [4680] South Africa K002460665 Yes
Hutchinson, J. [1657] South Africa K002460659 Yes
Greenway, P.J.; Brenan, J.P.M. [8267] Tanzania K002460512 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002460717 Yes
Wells, A.Q. [s.n.] South Africa K002460755 Yes
Prosser, R.W. [P1092] South Africa K002460680 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002460720 Yes
Tyson, W. [1843] South Africa K002460660 Yes
Strey, R.G. [7684] South Africa K002460685 Yes
Napper, D. [1057] Tanzania K002460523 Yes
Jacobsen, W. [4099 (696)] Zimbabwe K002460634 Yes
Beals, E. [B282] Ethiopia K002460343 No
Geilinger [2136] Tanzania K002460511 Yes
Hutchinson, J. [4680] South Africa K002460666 Yes
Richards, H.M. (Mrs.) [10226] Tanzania K002460519 Yes
Richards, H.M. (Mrs.) [6788] Tanzania K002460513 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002460663 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002460712 Yes
Geilinger [2126] Tanzania K002460514 Yes
Parker [s.n.] K002460716 Yes
Galpin, E.E. [673] South Africa K002460682 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] South Africa K002460722 Yes
Pegler, A. [188] South Africa K002460699 Yes
Rudatis, H. [666] South Africa K002460689 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] South Africa K002460721 Yes
Schäfer, P.A. [7044] Mozambique K002460633 Yes
Baur, R. [729] South Africa K002460661 Yes
Polhilll, R.; Paulo, S. [1645A] Tanzania K002460525 Yes
Gumbleton [s.n.] South Africa K000366067 Holotype Yes
Killick, D.J.B. [3427] South Africa K002460678 Yes
{Sir George Taylor} [639-63] South Africa K002460675 Yes
Hodge, W.H. [A-46] South Africa K002460703 Yes
Stephen [470] South Africa K002460695 Yes
Wells, A.Q. [s.n.] South Africa K002460756 Yes
Richards, M. [18518] Tanzania K002460518 Yes
{H. P. v. der Schijff} [1174] South Africa K002460681 Yes
Galpin, E.E. [1642] South Africa K002460705 Yes
Cannell, I.C. [478] Zimbabwe K002460635 Yes
Burtt, B.D. [6330] Tanzania K002460510 Yes
Schlieben, H.J. [[7]922] South Africa K002460672 Yes
Richards, H.M. (Mrs.) [6939] Tanzania K002460517 Yes
Long, F.R. [922] South Africa K002460698 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002460758 Yes
Scheepers, J.C. [771] South Africa K000366064 Type Yes
Scheepers, J.C. [771] South Africa K000366063 Type Yes
{Sir George Taylor} [639-63] South Africa K002460674 Yes
Fourcade, H.G. [1937] South Africa K002460702 Yes
Napper, D. [999] Tanzania K002460522 Yes
Acocks, J.P.H. [21695] South Africa K002460706 Yes
{Burchell} [4472] South Africa K002460662 Yes
Schlieten, H.J. [7558] South Africa K002460669 Yes
Killick, D.J.B. [3427] South Africa K002460676 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] South Africa K002460690 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002460724 Yes
Bruce, E.A. [431] South Africa K002460688 Yes
{O'Connor} [1167] South Africa K002460668 Yes
Rowell [22006] K002460750 Yes
Codd, L.E. [5618] South Africa K002460679 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002460757 Yes
[J. A. M. Lea] [5940] South Africa K002460670 Yes
Mogg, A.O.D. [1493] South Africa K002460696 Yes
Gumbleton [s.n.] K002460753 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002460711 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002460713 Yes
Mogg, A.O.D. [30449] South Africa K002460673 Yes
Bullock, A.A. [1847] Tanzania K002460521 Yes
Sanane, M. [1399] Tanzania K002460527 Yes
Richards, H.M. (Mrs.) [20642] Tanzania K002460520 Yes
Burke [s.n.] South Africa K002460677 Yes
Westfall, R.H. [00755] South Africa K002460683 Yes
Spencer, K. [H/4858/61] South Africa K002460687 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002460719 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K001733861 Yes
Giffen, M.H. [902] South Africa K002460707 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] South Africa K002460693 Yes
s.coll. [290] South Africa K002460694 Yes
Linder, P. [3890] Tanzania K002460528 Yes
{Hook.} [s.n.] K002460714 Yes
Bachmann, F. [294] South Africa K002460701 Yes
Polhill; Paulo [1645A] Tanzania K002460526 Yes
West, O. [1435] South Africa K002460692 Yes
Strey, R.G. [9181] South Africa K002460684 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002460723 Yes
Mar 1, 1974 S.coll [573] South Africa Haemanthus puniceus K002460697 Yes
Mar 1, 1974 Sander & Co. [S.no] Haemanthus puniceus K001770268 Yes
Mar 1, 1974 S.coll [S.no] Haemanthus puniceus K002460715 Yes
Mar 1, 1974 Mac Owan, P. [1890] South Africa Haemanthus puniceus K002460667 Yes
Burchell [3072] South Africa Haemanthus puniceus K002460664 Yes
Burchell [3019] South Africa Haemanthus puniceus K001691449 No
Balfour [S.no] Haemanthus puniceus K001770269 Yes
S.coll [S.no] Haemanthus puniceus K001770267 Yes
O Brien. [S.no] Haemanthus puniceus K001770266 Yes
S.coll [S.no] Haemanthus puniceus K002460718 Yes
Chevalier, A.J.B. [8395] Central African Republic Haemanthus puniceus K002460275 Yes
Brown, G. [114] Tanzania Haemanthus goetzei K:SPC-42900.000 No
Bulten [S.no] Haemanthus insignis K001770270 Yes

Sources

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  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • 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