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Linnaean Name: Samolus valerandi Linnaeus var. africanus Linnaeus
Reference: Species Plantarum 1 : 172 (1753)
Type: Type not designated.
Current Name: Samolus valerandi L. var. africanus L.
Current Family: Primulaceae
Comments: Dyer (in Dyer & al., Fl. Southern Africa 26: 11. 1963) suggested that this name probably relates to a North African taxon and may be equivalent to S. africanus Burm. f.
Record last updated: 29/06/2006

Original material figure

Reference Description Figures Typotype Voucher
Walther (1735), Design. Pl. p. 162 t. 23