Hydnora africana

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Hydnora africana


Taxonavigation: Piperales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Magnoliids
Ordo: Piperales

Familia: Aristolochiaceae
Subfamilia: Hydnoroideae
Genus: Hydnora
Species: Hydnora africana


Hydnora africana Thunb., 1775


  • Aphyteia africana (Thunb.) Oken
  • Aphyteia hydnora Ach.
  • Hydnora acharii Thunb. ex Hook. fil.
  • Hydnora longicollis Welw.

Native distribution areas

Display the range areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Southern Africa
      • Angola, Namibia, Botswana, South Africa (N-Cape Prov., W-Cape Prov., E-Cape Prov.)

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



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