African Plant Database

Echinops spinosissimus Turra
Protologue : Farset. Nov. Gen. 13 (1768)
Information on the genus : Echinops
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Echinops spinosissimus auct.
 Echinops spinosissimus subsp. spinosissimus
 Echinops spinosissimus Turra subsp. spinosissimus
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Echinops spinosus var. oligadenus Maire
=Echinops spinosissimus subsp. spinosus Greuter (2003)
=*Echinops spinosus auct. sensu Afr.N. non L.
=Echinops bovei var. pallens Maire (1929)
=Echinops spinosus var. pallens (Maire) Maire (1934)
=Echinops chaetocephalus Pomel (1875)
=Echinops spinosus var. chaetocephalus (Pomel) Batt. (1889)
=Echinops spinosissimus subsp. chaertocephalus (Pomel) Sennen & Mauricio (1933)
=Echinops spinosus subsp. spinosus auct.
=Echinops spinosus var. macrochaetus auct. Afr. N. non Boiss.
=Echinops viscosus auct. Libya, non DC.
Taxon infra-specific
Echinops spinosissimus subsp. spinosus Greuter (2003)
Echinops spinosissimus Turra subsp. spinosissimus

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Eur. 4: 213 (1976).
  • JEFFREY, C. (1979). Compositae In L. BOULOS (ed.) - A check-list of the Libyan flora. 3. Compositae. Candollea 34: 320
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1983). Flora of Libya. 107: 219
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice.
  • Ibn Tattou, M. & M. Fennane (2009). Flore vasculaire du Maroc, inventaire et chorologie [2]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 39: 58

Bibliography other :
  • SAHKI, A. & R.SAHKI (2004). Le Hoggar, promenade botanique
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