African Plant Database

Cleome briquetii Polhill
Family : Capparaceae
Protologue : Kew Bull xvii. 163 (1963)
Information on the genus : Cleome
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sieruela briquetii (Polhill) Roalson & J.C. Hall
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cleome brachypoda Gilg & Gilg-Ben. (1915)
 Sieruela briquetii (Polhill) Roalson & J.C. Hall (2017)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb, to 1 m.
Ecology : Deciduous bushland and thickets on rocky ground, becoming a weed of roadsides and cultivated ground; 0-1000 m alt.

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
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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