Pavetta schumanniana

TaxonavigationEdit

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 schumanniana

NameEdit

Pavetta schumanniana F.Hoffm. ex K.Schum., Pflanzenw. Ost-Afrikas C: 389 (1895); as 'P. Schumanniana'

  • Typus:
  • Type locality: Steppe und zwischen Feldern.
    • Buchanan: 18[Njassaland, i.e. MALAWI or TANZANIA].
    • Fischer: 16[Massaihochland]. [TANZANIA, Shinyanga District:] Usula bis Usiha.
    • Boehm: 17[Seengebiet], Gonda.
      • Note: for abbreviations, see Engler (1895: 5).

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:

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

NotesEdit

The following 2 names were placed under P. schumanniana by Bremekamp (1934: 171–172), but later reinstated by Bridson (2001: 598–599) and Figueiredo (2008):

The following species (especially populations from KwaZulu-Natal) had been misidentified several times as P. schumanniana until the first description:

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Vernacular namesEdit

Afrikaans: Gousiekteboom
English: Poison Bride's Bush
chiShona: Karuvhunuti
SiSwati: (u)Sawoti
Tshivenda: Tshituku
isiZulu: isiMbuzana