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Hypochaeris radicata L.
Family : ASTERACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 811 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Hypochaeris
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Hypochaeris radicata L. subsp. radicata
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hypochaeris atlantica Sennen & Mauricio (1951)
=Hypochaeris radicata var. rostrata Moris (1840)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Hypochaeris radicata subsp. platylepis (Boiss.) Jahand. & Maire
Hypochaeris radicata L. subsp. radicata
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Herb- Ht up to 0.6 m. Alt 50 - 2200 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, WC, SWZ
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; Subhumid, Montane; Grassland, Anthropic; 1500-1999 m, 2000-2499 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for North Africa :
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  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 3: 831 (1934). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 2: 1057 (1963).
  • Fl. Eur. 4: 309 (1976).
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  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 103 
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • VALDÉS, B., REJDALI, M., ACHHAL EL KADMIRI, JURY, J. L. & J. M. MONTSERRAT (2002). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Nord du Maroc, incluant des clés d'identification. II 2: 686
  • Ibn Tattou, M. & M. Fennane (2009). Flore vasculaire du Maroc, inventaire et chorologie [2]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 39: 76
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 100154
 
Record n°100154 modified 2008-11-20
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