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Plantago major L.
Family : PLANTAGINACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 112 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Plantago
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Plantago major L. subsp. major
 Plantago major L. var. major
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Plantago major var. megastachya Wallr. (1822)
=Plantago major var. phyllostachya Wallr.
=Plantago major var. angustifolia Guss. (1842)
=Plantago major var. desertica Pamp. (1928)
=Plantago major var. macropoda Pamp. (1914)
=Plantago dregeana C. Presl (1845)
=Plantago major var. paludosa Bég.
 
Taxon infra-specific
Plantago major subsp. intermedia (Gilib.) Lange (1859)
Plantago major L. subsp. major
Plantago major L. var. major
 
Ecology and distribution
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; Subhumid; Forest, uncertain; 1000-1499 m, 2000-2499 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

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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 Germplasm Resources Information Network
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 115127
 
Record n°115127 modified 2009-06-11
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