Empodium

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Hypoxidaceae
Genus: Empodium
Species: E. elongatum – E. flexile – E. gloriosum – E. monophyllum – E. namaquensis – E. plicatum – E. veratrifolium

NameEdit

Empodium Salisb., Gen. Pl.: 43 (1866)

SynonymsEdit

  • Heterotypic
    • Fabricia Thunb. in J.C.Fabricius, Reise Norwegen: 23 (1779).
    • Forbesia Eckl. ex Nel, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 51: 241 (1914), nom. illeg.

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Southern Africa
      • Cape Provinces, Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Northern Provinces, Swaziland

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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LinksEdit

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