African Plant Database

Cleome iberidella Welw. ex Oliv.
Family : Capparaceae
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 1: 79 (1868)
Information on the genus : Cleome
Status for SA : rejected (present)
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sieruela iberidella (Welw. ex Oliv.) Roalson & J.C. Hall
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sieruela iberidella (Welw. ex Oliv.) Roalson & J.C. Hall (2017)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cleome montana A. Chev. ex Keay (1953)
=Cleome mullendersii Wilczek (1950)
=Cleome fritzscheae Gilg & Gilg-Ben. (1915)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect herb, to 50 cm, branches slender.
Ecology : Roadsides, and a weed of cultivation – Ecology not well known; 1700-2200 m alt. (Cameroon: Mt. Oku, Ijim Ridge). Botswana.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Ht up to 0.5 states: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. S. Africa 13: 129-130 (1970).
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Record n°12762
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