Taxon: Dimorphotheca aurantiaca DC.

Synonym of Dimorphotheca tragus (Aiton) DC.

Genus: Dimorphotheca
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Calenduleae
Nomen number: 14143
Place of publication: Prodr. 6:72. 1838 ("1837")
Link to protologue:
  • • non Dimorphotheca aurantiaca hort. (= D. sinuata DC.)
  • • an illegitimate, superfluous name (Melbourne ICN Art. 52) for Calendula flaccida Vent.
Name Verified on: 03-Jun-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)

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