African Plant Database

Micromeria imbricata (Forssk.) C. Chr.
Protologue : Dansk Bot. Ark., 4 3: 21 (1922)
Information on the genus : Micromeria
Basionym : Thymus imbricatus Forssk.
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Satureja imbricata (Forssk.) Briq. (1896)
 Clinopodium imbricatum (Forssk.) Kuntze
 Thymus imbricatus Forssk. (1775)
 Micromeria imbricata (Forssk.) C. Chr. var. imbricata
 Micromeria microphylla var. remota Balf. (1888)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Satureja ovata var. cinereotomentosa (A. Rich.) Pic. Serm.
=Satureja biflora var. cinereotomentonsa (A. Rich.) Cufod.
=Micromeria ovata var. cinereotomentosa A. Rich. (1850)
=Micromeria biflora var. cinereotomentosa (A. Rich.) Chiov. (1919)
=Satureja punctata (Benth.) Briq. subsp. punctata
=Satureja punctata (Benth.) Briq.
=Micromeria punctata Benth. (1834)
=Micromeria biflora var. punctata (Benth.) Fiori (1913)
=Satureja quartiniana (A. Rich.) Cufod.
=Micromeria quartiniana A. Rich. (1850)
=Satureja ovata (Benth.) Pic. Serm.
=Satureja punctata subsp. ovata (Benth.) Seybold
=Micromeria ovata Benth. (1834)
=Micromeria purtschelleri Gürke (1892)
=Satureja schimperi (Vatke) Cufod.
=Micromeria schimperi Vatke (1872)
=Satureja punctata var. rigida Pic. Serm. (1951)
=Micromeria microphylla var. imbricata Balf. f. (1888)
=Micromeria biflora var. hirsuta Fiori (1913)
=Clinopodium biflorum (Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don) Kuntze
=Thymus biflorus Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don
=Micromeria biflora (Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don) Benth. (1834)
=Satureja biflora (Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don) Briq. (1897)
=*Satureja biflora f. nana Maire
=*Satureja biflora f. discolor Maire
=Satureja contardoi Pic. Serm. (1951)
=*Micromeria neumannii Gürke (1906)
Taxon infra-specific
Micromeria imbricata (Forssk.) C. Chr. var. imbricata
Micromeria imbricata var. rhodesica (Elly Walther & K. H. Walther) Ryding (2007)
Micromeria imbricata var. villosa (Elly Walther & K. H. Walther) Ryding (2007)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 16 (2002).
  • Willdenowia 38(2): 363-410 (2008).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
carte afrique num 116512
Record n°116512
Feedback about this record