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Hippocrepis constricta Kunze
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Linnaea 16: 320 (1842)
Information on the genus : Hippocrepis
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Hippocrepis multisiliquosa var. constricta
 Hippocrepis multisiliquosa subsp. constricta (Kunze) Maire (1941)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hippocrepis multisiliquosa var. trichocarpa Bornm.
=Hippocrepis multisiliquosa subsp. eilatensis Zohary
=Hippocrepis multicaulis Batt. & Trab. (1911)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb 10-35 cm long, glabrous; stems angular, erect to procumbent, branched from the base and above.
Ecology : Hollow in the reg; sandy-muddy soil.
  Madeira; Canary Isl.; Mediterranean Region, Egypt, Palestine, Arabia, Iran, Pakistan.
  Comprises 2 vars.

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 :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 421 (1932).  
  • Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Afrique N. 29: C.2440, 416 (1938) 
  • DOMÍNGUEZ, E. (1976). Revision de las especies anuales del genero Hippocrepis L. Lagascalia 5: 243
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • Med-Checklist 4: 111 (1989).
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 303 (1999).
  • List. Esp. Sylv. Canarias : 109 (2004).
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 205
  • FENNANE, M., M. IBN TATTOU, A. OUYAHYA & J. EL OUALIDI (éd.) (2007). Flore Pratique du Maroc [vol.2] Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 2: 175
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté
  • LE FLOC’H, E., L. BOULOS & E. VÉLA (2010). Catalogue synonymique commenté de la Flore de Tunisie  

Bibliography other :
  • SAHKI, A. & R.SAHKI (2004). Le Hoggar, promenade botanique
 
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 Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 127083
 
Record n°127083 modified 2008-09-24
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