Acanthopsis disperma

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Acanthopsis disperma
Acanthopsis disperma


Taxonavigation: Lamiales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Acanthaceae
Subfamilia: Acanthoideae
Tribus: Acantheae
Subtribus: Acanthinae
Genus: Acanthopsis
Species: Acanthopsis disperma



Acanthopsis disperma Harv., London J. Bot. 1: 28 (1842), nom. inval


  • Heterotypic
    • Acanthodium dispermum E.Mey. in J.F.Drège, Cat. Pl. Afr. Austral.: 2 (1837), nom. nud.
    • Acanthopsis carduifolia var. longearistata Schinz in Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg 31: 201 (1890)
    • Acanthopsis disperma var. villosa Schinz in Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg 31: 201 (1890)
    • Blepharis acaulis Lindau in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 49: 403 (1913)


Native distribution areas:
  • Africa
    • Southern Africa
      • Cape Provinces, Namibia

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



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