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Taxon: Sansevieria hyacinthoides (L.) Druce

Genus: Sansevieria
Family: Asparagaceae subfamily: Nolinoideae. Also placed in: Agavaceae Convallariaceae Dracaenaceae Liliaceae Ruscaceae
Nomen number: 33053
Place of publication: Rep. Bot. Exch. Club Soc. Brit. Isles 3:423. 1914
Name verified on: 15-Dec-2014 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 15-Dec-2014
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:


Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    East Tropical Africa: Tanzania
    South Tropical Africa: Malawi; Mozambique; Zambia; Zimbabwe
    Southern Africa: South Africa - Eastern Cape, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga; Swaziland

      Naturalized:
  • naturalized elsewhere

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll. 1982. Flora of the Bahama archipelago.
  • Davidse, G. et al., eds. 1994. Flora mesoamericana. [cult.].
  • Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. 1963–. Flora of southern Africa.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen.
  • Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960–. Flora zambesiaca.
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.
  • Gibbs Russell, G. E. et al. 1985. List of species of Southern African plants, ed. 2. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa v. 51.; v. 56. 1987
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. 2000. International code of botanical nomenclature (Saint Louis Code). 254.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Oliver, D. et al., eds. v. 1-3, & W. T. Thiselton Dyer et al., eds. v. 4-10. 1868–1937. Flora of tropical Africa.
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952–. Flora of tropical East Africa.
  • Wijnands, D. O. 1973. Typification and nomenclature of two species of Sansevieria (Agavaceae). Taxon 22:109–114.
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Check other web resources for Sansevieria hyacinthoides (L.) Druce:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?33053 (22 December 2014)

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