African Plant Database


Cleome tenella L. f.
Family : Capparaceae
Family (APGIII) : CLEOMACEAE
Protologue : Suppl. Pl. 300 (1782) 
Information on the genus : Cleome
 
 
Status
Status for MA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Coalisina tenella (L. f.) Roalson & J.C. Hall
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Coalisina tenella (L. f.) Roalson & J.C. Hall
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Coalisina tenella (L. f.) Roalson & J.C. Hall
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Coalisina tenella (L. f.) Roalson & J.C. Hall (2017)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cleome grandidieri Baill. (1885)
=*Cleome angustifolia A. Rich. (1830)
=Cleome tenella var. madagascariensis Baill. (1830)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb, extremely slender and much branched, to 75 cm.
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Ecology : Open places in deciduous bushland and thickets; 600-800 m alt. (E Africa) – Acacia-Commiphora bushland, usually on sand or gravel; 160-750 m alt. (Somalia) – sandy alluvions on sandstone table land with Euphorbia balsamifera (Mali).
  Socotra, Arabia, India; Madagascar.
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa. Asia,

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 :
  • BERHAUT, J. (1967). Flore du Sénégal (éd. 2).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • BIROUK A., LEWALLE J. & M. TAZI (1991). Le patrimoine végétal des Provinces sahariennes du Maroc.
  • 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: 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

Bibliography other :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
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 Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
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Record n°12826
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