African Plant Database


Cleome droserifolia (Forssk.) Delile
Family : Capparaceae
Family (APGIII) : CLEOMACEAE
Protologue : Descr. Egypte, Hist. Nat. 250 (1814)
Information on the genus : Cleome
Basionym : Roridula droserifolia Forssk.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Rorida droserifolia (Forssk.) Thulin & Roalson
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Rorida droserifolia (Forssk.) Thulin & Roalson
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Roridula droserifolia Forssk. (1775)
 Rorida droserifolia (Forssk.) Thulin & Roalson (2017)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cleome ovalifolia Franch. (1887)
=Roridula arabica Roem. & Schult.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Compact, cushion-like half-shrub, profusely and intricately 'branching, 5-50 cm.
Ecology : Hot deserts, rocks and wadis. Libya (Jbel Ouweinat), Egypt; Palestine, Arabia.

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 :
  • Fl. Afrique N. 12: 128 (1965). 
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1977). Flora of Libya. 12: 12
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • Med-Checklist 1: 155 (1984).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 177 (1999).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
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Record n°12794
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