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Polycarpaea confusa Maire
Protologue : 35/Contrib. étude Fl. Afrique Nord (fasc. 35) 39: C.3534b (1949)
Information on the genus : Polycarpaea
Statuts nomenclatural : illegitimate name
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Polycarpaea robbairea (Kuntze) Greuter & Burdet
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Polycarpaea robbairea (Kuntze) Greuter & Burdet
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Polycarpon prostratum (Forssk.) Asch. & Schweinf. ex Asch. var. prostratum
=Polycarpaea robbairea (Kuntze) Greuter & Burdet subsp. robbairea
=*Polycarpon loeflingii Wight & Arn. ex Benth.
=Alsine prostrata Forssk. (1775)
=Robbairea prostrata (Forssk.) Boiss. (1867)
=Polycarpon prostratum (Forssk.) Asch. & Schweinf. ex Asch. (1889)
=Polycarpon robbairea Kuntze (1891)
=Polycarpaea robbairea (Kuntze) Greuter & Burdet (1982)
=Polycarpon delileanum (Milne-Redh.) Monod
=Robbairea delileana Milne-Redh. (1949)
=*Robbairea delileana var. major (Aschers. & Schweinf.) Täckh.
=Robbairea prostrata var. major Asch. & Schweinf. (1889)
=Robbairea major (Asch. & Schweinf.) Botsch. (1964)
=Polycarpaea prostrata var. minor Asch. & Schweinf. (1889)
=*Robbairea delileana var. minor (Aschers. & Schweinf.) Täckh. (1972)
=Arversia depressa (L.) Klotzsch
=Pharnaceum depressum L.
=Polycarpon depressum (L.) Rohrb. (1872)
=Polycarpaea mozambica Kunth & Bouché (1848)
=*Hapalosia loeflingii Wall. ex Wight & Arn.
=Polycarpa pusilla (Roxb. ex Wight & Arn.) Hiern (1896)
=Polycarpon pusillum Roxb. ex Wight & Arn.
=Polycarpaea memphitica Delile
=Polycarpon memphiticum (Delile) Fenzl ex Broun & Massey (1929)
=*Robbairea confusa Maire (1950)
=Polycarpaea prostrata Decne.
=Polycarpaea prostrata var. brevipes Maire (1934)
=Robbairea prostrata auct. Afr. N.
=Polycarpaea prostrata auct. sensu Afr. N. occid., non Decne
=Polycarpon loeflingii auct. non Benth. & Hook.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 321 (1962).

Bibliography other :
  • Mem. Inst. Franc. Afrique Noire 8: 34 (1950).
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Record n°13172
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