African Plant Database


Vallisneria spiralis L.
Family : HYDROCHARITACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 1015 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Vallisneria
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vallisneria numidica Pomel (1875)
=Vallisneria spiralis var. numidica (Pomel) Maire & Weiller (1952)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Vallisneria spiralis f. aethiopica (Fenzl) T. Durand & Schinz
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial (occ. annual)-Herb, Hydrophyte- Ht 0.18 - 0.56 m. Alt: 850 - 1250 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • BATTANDIER, J. A. & TRABUT, M. (1895). Flore de l'Algérie et catalogue des plantes du Maroc. [Monocot. ou vol.2] 2: 4 
  • Fl. Afrique N. 1: 226 (1952). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 57 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 5 (1980).
  • BOULOS, L. (1995). Flora of Egypt. Checklist.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 9 (2002).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 11044
 
Record n°11044
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