Alectra communis Hemsl.

First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 4(2): 372 (1906)
This name is a synonym of Alectra sessiliflora

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Alectra sessiliflora var. monticola.]
  • 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:

  • Lejoy, J., Ndjele, M.-B. & Geerinck, D. (2010). Catalogue-flore des plantes vasculaires des districts de Kisangani et de la Tshopo (RD Congo). Taxonomania 30: 1-307. [Cited as Alectra communis.]

Other Data

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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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