Alectra asperrima Benth.

First published in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 10: 340 (1846)
This name is a synonym of Alectra sessiliflora

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Morawetz, J.J. & Wolfe, A.D. (2011). Taxonomic revision of the Alectra sessiliflora complex (Orobanchaceae). Systematic Botany 36: 141-152. [Cited as Alectra sessiliflora.]

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

  • Ghazanfar, S.A., Hepper, F.N. & Philcox, D. (2008). Flora of Tropical East Africa, Scrophulariaceae: 1-211. [Cited as Alectra asperrima.]
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Alectra asperrima.]
  • Kliment, J., Turis, P. & Janišová, M. (2016). Taxa of vascular plants endemic to the Carpathian Mts. Preslia. Casopsi Ceské Botanické Spolecnosti 88: 19-76. [Cited as Alectra asperrima.]
  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Somalia 3: 1-626. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Alectra asperrima.]

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 3, (2006) Author: by P. Cuccuini & C. Nepi [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • DC., Prodr. 10: 340 (1846)
  • F.T.A. 4(2): 369 (1906)
  • F.Z.: 8(2): 90 (1990)
  • Fl. Ethiop. & Eritr. 5: 285 (2006).
  • Thulin (ed.), Fl. Somal.: 3: 284 (2006)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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