African Plant Database


Moenchia erecta (L.) P. Gaertn., B. Mey. & Scherb.
Family : CARYOPHYLLACEAE
Protologue : Oekon. Fl. Wetterau 1: 219 (1799)
Information on the genus : Moenchia
Basionym : Sagina erecta L.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cerastium erectum (L.) Coss. & Germ. (1845)
 Sagina erecta L. (1753)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cerastium erectum var. linneanum Maire & Weiller (1963)
=Sagina octandra Ziz ex Mert. & W.D.J. Koch (1823)
=Cerastium erectum var. octandrum (Ziz ex Mert. & W.D.J. Koch) Gren. (1841)
=Moenchia erecta subsp. octandra (Ziz ex Mert. & W.D.J. Koch) Cout. (1913)
=Moenchia octandra (Ziz ex Mert. & W.D.J. Koch) Rchb. (1832)
=Moenchia erecta var. octandra Moris (1837)
=Cerastium glaucum var. octandrum (Moris) Gren. (1841)
=Arenaria calycina Poir. (1789)
=Cerastium glaucum (Pers.) Gren. (1877)
=Cerastium glaucum var. quaternellum Gren. (1841)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb- Ht 0.02 - 0.1 m. Alt: up to 1570 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 1 1: 241 
  • Tutin, T. G. (1993). Flora Europaea [ed. 2] 1: 175
  • VALDÉS, B., REJDALI, M., ACHHAL EL KADMIRI, JURY, J. L. & J. M. MONTSERRAT (2002). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Nord du Maroc, incluant des clés d'identification. I. 1: 147
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 121
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté
 
More info on :
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see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 13138
 
Record n°13138 modified 2008-07-09
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