Nicolasia costata (Klatt) Thell.

We have few details about this taxon; if you can provide any information, photos or reliable records, please contact one of the site authors. Email addresses are given on the home page.

Images: None on this site.

Specimen citations: Display citations Detailed records: Display species records QDS maps by: Google Maps Point records by Google Maps

Species details: Click on each item to see an explanation of that item (Note: opens a new window)

Synonyms: Nicolasia lugardii N.E. Br. ex S. Moore
Nolletia costata Klatt
Common names:
Status: Native
Type location:
Derivation of specific name:
Habitat: In floodplain grassland.
Altitude range:
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution: Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia
Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): B
Zambian distribution (Provinces):
Growth form(s):
Endemic status:
Red data list status:
Insects associated with this species:
Spot characters: Display spot characters for this species

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 27.

Phiri, P.S.M. (2005). A Checklist of Zambian Vascular Plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 32 Page 32.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 36.

Wild, H. (1980). The Compositae of the Flora Zambesiaca area, 12. Inuleae (continued). Kirkia 12(1) Pages 27 - 28.

Other sources of information about Nicolasia costata:

Our websites:

Flora of Botswana: Nicolasia costata
Flora of Caprivi: Nicolasia costata
Flora of Zimbabwe: Nicolasia costata

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Nicolasia costata
African Plant Database: Nicolasia costata
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Nicolasia costata
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Nicolasia costata
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Nicolasia costata
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Nicolasia costata
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Nicolasia costata
JSTOR Plant Science: Nicolasia costata
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Nicolasia costata
Plants of the World Online: Nicolasia costata
Tropicos: Nicolasia costata
Wikipedia: Nicolasia costata

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Nicolasia costata., retrieved 26 February 2024

Site software last modified: 10 May 2018 10:51pm
Terms of use