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Helianthemum lippii (L.) Dum. Cours.
Family : CISTACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Cult. 3: 138 (1802) 
Information on the genus : Helianthemum
Basionym : Cistus lippii L.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cistus lippii L. (1771)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Helianthemum lippii var. intricatum Murb. (1897)
=Cistus sessiliflorus Desf. (1798)
=Helianthemum sessiliflorum (Desf.) Pers. (1806)
=Helianthemum lippii var. sessiliflorum (Desf.) Spach (1836)
=Helianthemum lippii var. velutinum (Pomel) Murb.
=Helianthemum velutinum Pomel (1875)
=Helianthemum lippii var. angustifolium Willk. (1861)
=Helianthemum lippii var. marmaricum Bég. & A. Vacc. (1913)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Very variable shrublet to 60 cm tall; lax to intricately muchbranched, 'rigid when old; often subdichotomously branched 'and ending spinosely.
Ecology : Sandy, dry places and roadsides, fields; 1800 m alt. and more (Chad: Tibesti). N Africa; Libya, Egypt; Arabia to Pakistan; Crete, Italy.

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 :
  • PAMPANINI, R. (1931). Prodromo della Flora Cirenaica.  
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 499 (1932).  
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 2: 714 (1963).
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1977). Flora of Libya. 48: 26
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 531 (1979).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • Med-Checklist 1: 323 (1984).
  • FENNANE, M. & J. MATHEZ (ed.) (1992). Eléments pour la Flore pratique du Maroc, fasc. 2. Cistaceae par C. RAYNAUD. Naturalia Monspel., Sér. Bot. 56: 211
  • FENNANE, M., M. IBN TATTOU, J. MATHEZ, A. OUYAHYA & J. EL OUALIDI (éd.) (1999). Flore pratique du Maroc. vol. [1] Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 1: 322
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 122 (2000).
  • SAHKI, A. & R.SAHKI (2004). Le Hoggar, promenade botanique
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 156
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté
 
More info on :
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 12073
 
Record n°12073 modified 2016-11-07
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