The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

H Sansevieria aethiopica Thunb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Sansevieria (family Asparagaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 287690) with original publication details: Prodr. Pl. Cap. 65 1794.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Sansevieria caespitosa Dinter Synonym H WCSP
Sansevieria glauca Haw. Synonym H WCSP
Sansevieria scabrifolia Dinter Synonym H WCSP
Sansevieria thunbergii Mattei [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP

Further information

The following databases may contain further information on this name. Please click on any button to follow a link to that database.

To return to The Plant List: please use your browser's back button to return to this page.

Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-287690, and has not been changed.