African Plant Database


Scleranthus annuus L.
Family : CARYOPHYLLACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 406 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Scleranthus
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Scleranthus annuus L. subsp. annuus
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Scleranthus orientalis Rössler (1957)
=*Scleranthus hamatus Chiov. (1940)
=Scleranthus annuus var. micranthus Maire (1930)
=Scleranthus divaricatus Dumort. (1827)
=Scleranthus venustus Strobl
=Scleranthus comosus Dumort. (1827)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Scleranthus annuus subsp. polycarpos (L.) Bonnier & Layens (1894)
Scleranthus annuus subsp. delortii (Gren.) Meikle (1977)
Scleranthus annuus L. subsp. annuus
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb- Ht 0.02 - 0.2 m. Alt: 30 - 1980 m. Distribution: EC, KN, NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 205 (2006).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 219 (1932).  
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 326 (1962).
  • Fl. Afrique N. 9: 296 (1963). 
  • Med-Checklist 1: 247 (1984).
  • Fl. Iberica 2: 143 (1990). 
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • Tutin, T. G. (1993). Flora Europaea [ed. 2] 1: 179
  • 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: 226
  • 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: 168
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 126
 
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 Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 13175
 
Record n°13175 modified 2008-07-17
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