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Corrigiola litoralis L.
Family : Caryophyllaceae
Family (APGIII) : MOLLUGINACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 271 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Corrigiola
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Corrigiola litoralis L. var. litoralis (1753)
 Corrigiola litoralis L. subsp. litoralis
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Corrigiola litoralis var. purpurascens Giraudias
=Corrigiola litoralis f. typica Graebn. (1753)
=Corrigiola psammatrophoides Baker (1883)
=Corrigiola russelliana A. Chev. (1932)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Corrigiola litoralis L. var. litoralis (1753)
Corrigiola litoralis var. perennans Chaudhri
Corrigiola litoralis L. subsp. litoralis
Corrigiola litoralis subsp. perez-larae Chaudhri & al. (1989)
Corrigiola litoralis subsp. foliosa (Pérez Lara) Devesa (1986)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual hairless herb with slender tap root and prostrate stems angled when dry, rooting at the lower nodes.
Ecology : Moist sandy soil; local weed on disturbed ground, roadsides (Kenya); 2350-3600 m alt. Europe; Turkey, Lebanon; S. Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia (subsp. litoralis); China (Acta Phytotax. Sin. 40: 460- 461, 2002).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Atlant. 1: 270 (1798). 
  • Battandier, J.A & L.C. Trabut (1888). Flore de l'Algérie [Dicot] 1(1): 169  
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 214 (1932).  
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 315 (1962).
  • Fl. Afrique N. 9: 9 (1963). 
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 88 (1979).
  • Med-Checklist 1: 185 (1984).
  • Fl. Iberica 2: 103 (1990). 
  • Tutin, T. G. (1993). Flora Europaea [ed. 2] 1: 179
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • 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: 182
  • 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: 165
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 114
  • LE FLOC’H, E., L. BOULOS & E. VÉLA (2010). Catalogue synonymique commenté de la Flore de Tunisie  

Bibliography other :
  • Meded. Bot. Mus. Herb. Rijks Univ. Utrecht 285: 35 (1968).
 
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 133632
 
Record n°133632
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