African Plant Database


Sesamum indicum L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 634 (1753)
Information on the genus : Sesamum
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (problematic)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (indigenous)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Volkameria orientalis (L.) Kuntze
=Sesamum orientale L. (1753)
=Sesamum hopkinsii Suess. (1951)
=Sesamum indicum var. integerrimum Engl.
=Sesamum somalense Chiov. (1932)
=Anthadenia sesamoides Lem.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : annual herb.

Bibliography other :
  • Sp. Pl. 2: 634 (1753).

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Gabon 42: 55 (2011).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Food plants of Zimbabwe : 53 (1986).
  • Taxon 38: 656-659 (1989).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 3: 693 (1934).
  • Fl. Eur. 3: 284 (1972).
  • Fl. Libya 78: 1 (1980).
  • Med-Checklist 4: 295 (1989).
  • Fl. Mauritanie 1: 293 (1991).
  • Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 309 (2005)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
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 114820
 
Record n°114820 modified 2006-11-17
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