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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Acidanthera capensis (Houtt.) Benth. ex Pax in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 2(5): 155 (1888).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Ixia paniculata D.Delaroche, Descr. Pl. Aliq. Nov.: 26 (1766).
Family: Iridaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Houttuynia capensis Houtt., Nat. Hist. 2(12): 448 (1780).

Tritonia capensis (Houtt.) Ker Gawl., Bot. Mag. 17: t. 618 (1803).

Montbretia capensis (Houtt.) Voigt, Hort. Suburb. Calcutt.: 611 (1845).

Waitzia capensis (Houtt.) Rchb., Index Seminum (DR, Dresdensis) 1856: 6 (1856).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts & C.Barker