Volkensinia prostrata

(Redirected from Kentrosphaera prostrata)

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Amaranthaceae s.l.
Cladus: Amaranthaceae s.str.
Subfamilia: Amaranthoideae
Genus: Volkensinia
Species: Volkensinia prostrata

NameEdit

Volkensinia prostrata (Volkens ex Gilg) Schinz, Vierteljahrsschr. Naturf. Ges. Zürich 57: 535. (1912), in adnot.

SynonymsEdit

  • Basionym
    • Kentrosphaera prostrata Volkens ex Gilg, Nat. Pflanzenfam. Nachtr. [Engler & Prantl] I. 153. (1897)
  • Homotypic
    • Marcellia prostrata (Volkens ex Gilg) C.B.Clarke, Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 6(1.1): 51. (1909), genus name illeg.
    • Dasysphaera prostrata (Volkens ex Gilg) Cavaco, Mem. Mus. Hist. Nat., Paris, Ser. Bot. xiii. 96. (1962)
  • Heterotypic
    • Marcellia leptacantha Peter, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. Beih. 40(2, Anhang): 26. (1932), genus name illeg.
    • Volkensinia grandiflora Suess., Mitt. Bot. Staatssamml. München 2(12): 70 (1955).
    • Volkensinia prostrata f. lanceolata Suess., Mitt. Bot. Staatssamml. München 2(12): 71 (1955).

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Africa
    • Northeast Tropical Africa
      • Ethiopia (S-Ethiopia), Sudan (South Sudan).
    • East Tropical Africa
      • Kenya, Tanzania

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

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