Checklist: Colchicaceae



This is a checklist of taxa generated from the database. Genera and species which are either purely cultivated or which are wild species which do not occur in Malawi have been excluded.

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La Croix, I. (2009) Colchicaceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(2)   
Maroyi, A (2002) Colchicaceae in Zimbabwe Kirkia 18(1) 1-10  
NamesFZ Divisions
963.000 GLORIOSA L.  
Gloriosa superba L. N,C,S
Gloriosa carsonii Baker
Gloriosa lutea Hort.
Gloriosa simplex L.
Gloriosa virescens Lindl.
964.000 LITTONIA Hook.  
Littonia lindenii Baker N
Gloriosa lindenii (Baker) J.C.Manning & Vinnersten
Littonia littonioides (Welw. ex Baker) K.Krause N,C
Gloriosa littonioides (Welw. ex Baker) J.C.Manning & Vinnersten
969.000 ANDROCYMBIUM Willd.  
Androcymbium striatum Hochst. ex A. Rich. C,S
Androcymbium melanthioides Willd. var. striatum (A. Rich.) Baker
Colchicum striatum (Hochst. ex A. Rich.) J.C. Manning & Vinn.
972.000 WURMBEA Thunb.  
Wurmbea tenuis (Hook. f.) Baker
subsp. goetzei (Engl.) B. Nord. N,C,S
Wurmbea goetzei Engl.
Wurmbea homblei De Wild.
973.000 ORNITHOGLOSSUM Salisb.  
Ornithoglossum vulgare B. Nord. N,C,S
Ornithoglossum glaucum sensu auct. non Salisb.
Ornithoglossum viride auct. non (L.f.) Aiton
975.000 IPHIGENIA Kunth  
Iphigenia pauciflora Martelli N

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Malawi: Checklist: Colchicaceae., retrieved 14 April 2024

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