Pavetta edentula


Taxonavigation: Gentianales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Gentianales

Familia: Rubiaceae
Subfamilia: Ixoroideae
Tribus: Pavetteae
Genus: Pavetta
Species: Pavetta edentula


Pavetta edentula Sond., Fl. Cap. (Harvey) 3: 20 (1865)


  • Homotypic
    • Ixora edentula (Sond.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 1: 286 (1891)
  • Heterotypic
    • Pavetta disarticulata Galpin, Bull. Misc. Inform Kew 1895(102–103): 145 (1895); reduced to P. edentula by Bremekamp (1934: 169)
      • Type: Galpin 406 ([November 1889]; syntype: K [​K000412382(JSTOR)]) et J.M. Wood 3954a (syntype; 'Type': BOL [​BOL138627, without collector number]).
      • Type locality: [South Africa.]
        • Galpin: Transvaal[Mpumalanga]: Barberton, amongst scrub and rocks on the slopes and granite ridges surrounding the town; also Kaap river valley and French Bobs Hill, alt. 1800–2900 ft.
        • Wood: Zululand[KwaZulu-Natal]: Indulindi, on the side of a stony hill, alt. about 1000 feet.


Native distribution areas:

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


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