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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Massonia depressa Houtt., Nat. Hist. 2(12): 424 (1780).

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts

This name is Accepted by:

  • Müller-Doblies, U. & Müller-Doblies, D. (1997). A partial revision of the tribe Massonieae (Hyacinthaceae) 1. Survey, including three novelties from Namibia: a new genus, a second species in the monotypic Whiteheadia, and a new combination in Massonia. Feddes Repertorium 108: 49-96.
  • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.: i-vi, 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
  • Wetschnig, W. & al. (2012). Massonia pustulata Jacq. 1791 and M. longipes Baker 1897 (Hyacinthaceae), two frequently misunderstood species - or how M. pustulata became depressed. Stapfia 97: 210-221.