African Plant Database


Cleome brachycarpa Vahl ex DC.
Family : Capparaceae
Family (APGIII) : CLEOMACEAE
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 1: 240 (1824)
Information on the genus : Cleome
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Stylidocleome brachycarpa (Vahl ex DC.) Roalson & J.C. Hall
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Stylidocleome brachycarpa (Vahl ex DC.) Roalson & J.C. Hall
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Stylidocleome brachycarpa (Vahl ex DC.) Roalson & J.C. Hall (2017)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cleome parviflora R. Br. ex DC.
=Cleome vahliana Fresen.
=Cleome diversifolia Hochst. & Steud. ex T. Anderson
=Cleome brachycarpa f. diversifolia (Hochst. & Steud. ex T. Anderson) N. Terracc.
=Cleome brachycarpa var. angustifolia Gilg
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or perennial herb, to 30 cm.
Ecology : Acacia-Commiphora bushland, semi-desert, open scrub, stony ground; 0-1380 m alt. (Somalia) – Stony soils, rocks, fixed dunes, water depressions (Mali). Cape Verde Isl., S Algeria; Socotra, Arabia, S Iran, Afghanistan, W Pakistan, India.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 58

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 313 (1932).  
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 386 (1962).
  • Fl. Afrique N. 12: 130 (1965). 
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1977). Flora of Libya. 12: 17
  • MONOD, Th. (1977). Fruits et graines de Mauritanie II. Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., Ser. 3, Bot. 461, Botanique 32: 73-127
  • GREUTER, W. & T. RAUS (ed.) (1981). Med-Checklist notulae 3. Willdenowia 11: 3
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • Med-Checklist 1: 155 (1984).
  • LEBRUN, J. P. (1998). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires de la Mauritanie et du Sahara occidental. Boissiera 55: 38
  • 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: 344
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 178 (1999).
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 107

Bibliography other :
  • Hedberb, I., Edwards &al. (eds) (2000). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 2/1: 81
 
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see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Teline: Biodiversité végétale du sud-ouest marocain
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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Record n°12787 modified 2007-04-16
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