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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Hesperantha linearis Fourc., Trans. Roy. Soc. South Africa 21: 77 (1932), nom. superfl.

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Hesperantha falcata subsp. falcata.
Family: Iridaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Ixia linearis Jacq., Collectanea 4: 183 (1791), nom. illeg.

Ixia angusta Jacq., Icon. Pl. Rar. 2(15): 7, t. 279 (1793).

Hesperantha angusta (Jacq.) Ker Gawl., Ann. Bot. (König & Sims) 1: 225 (1804).

Morphixia linearis Ker Gawl., Irid. Gen.: 106 (1827).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: C.Barker & R.Govaerts