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Taxon: Drimia calcarata (Baker) Stedje

 
Genus: Drimia
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Scilloideae
Tribe: Urgineeae
Nomen number: 447316
Place of publication: Nordic J. Bot. 7:663. 1987
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 28-Oct-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Oct-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (as Urginea rubella); mammals (as Urginea rubella)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [Cape Province (e.), Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, Transvaal]


References:

  1. Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  2. Stedje, B. 1987. A revision of the genus Drimia (Hyacinthaceae) in East Africa Nordic J. Bot. 7:655-666.
  3. Stedje, B. & M. Thulin 1995. Synopsis of Hyacinthaceae in tropical East and North-East Africa Nordic J. Bot. 15:597.
  4. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)

Check other web resources for Drimia calcarata (Baker) Stedje :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • On-line Flora of Zimbabwe:
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=447316. Accessed 22 February 2019.