African Plant Database


Cleome paradoxa R. Br. ex DC.
Family : Capparaceae
Family (APGIII) : CLEOMACEAE
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 1: 239 (1824)
Information on the genus : Cleome
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Coalisina paradoxa (R. Br. ex DC.) Roalson & J.C. Hall
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Coalisina paradoxa (R. Br. ex DC.) Roalson & J.C. Hall
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Coalisina paradoxa (R. Br. ex DC.) Roalson & J.C. Hall
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cleome moscatelliana Lusina (1933)
=Dianthera grandiflora auct.
=Cleome venusta Fenzl
=Cleome grandiflora Ehrenb. ex Schweinf. (1867)
=Dianthera grandiflora Klotzsch (1861)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual shrubby herb, 60-90 cm.
Ecology : Rocky scree, sandy wadi bed; 800 m alt. (Aïr, Niger) and more (Tibesti, Chad). Arabia.

Bibliography other :
  • Salt, Henry (1814). Voyage to Abyssinia, and Travels into the Interioir of that Country, executed under the orders of the British Government, in the years 1809 and 1810... London

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 :
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1977). Flora of Libya. 12: 14
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • Med-Checklist 1: 156 (1984).
  • BIROUK A., LEWALLE J. & M. TAZI (1991). Le patrimoine végétal des Provinces sahariennes du Maroc.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 180 (1999).
  • 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: 343
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 107
 
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 Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
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Record n°12810
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