African Plant Database


Capparis decidua (Forssk.) Edgew.
Family : CAPPARACEAE
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 6: 184 (1862)
Information on the genus : Capparis
Basionym : Sodada decidua Forssk.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sodada decidua Forssk. (1775)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Capparis aphylla Hayne ex Roth (1821)
=Capparis sodada R. Br.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or small tree, 4-5(-8) m, leafless at time of flowering.
Ecology : Sandy valleys and depressions.
  Egypt, Palestine, south. Iran, 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: 56

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • ZOHARY, M. (1960). The species of Capparis in the Mediterranean and the Near Eastern countries. Bull. Res. Council Israel, Sect. D, Bot. 8: 61
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • Med-Checklist 1: 154 (1984).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 171 (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: 341
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 106
 
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see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 12909
 
Record n°12909 modified 2008-07-04
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