Agathisanthemum

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Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Gentianales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Rubiaceae
Subfamilia: Rubioideae
Tribus: Spermacoceae
Genus: Agathisanthemum
Species: A. assimile – A. bojeri – A. chlorophyllum – A. globosum

Name[edit]

Agathisanthemum Klotzsch in W.C.H.Peters, Naturw. Reise Mossambique 6(1): 294. (1861)

  • Type species: Agathisanthemum bojeri Klotzsch in W.C.H.Peters, Naturw. Reise Mossambique 6(1): 294. (1861)

Distribution[edit]

Native distribution areas:
  • Africa
    • West-Central Tropical Africa
      • Burundi, Congo, Gabon, Rwanda, Zaïre.
    • Northeast Tropical Africa
      • Ethiopia, Somalia.
    • East Tropical Africa
      • Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda.
    • South Tropical Africa
      • Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
    • Southern Africa
      • KwaZulu-Natal, Swaziland, Northern Provinces.
    • Western Indian Ocean
      • Comoros, Madagascar.

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

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