African Plant Database


Spergularia media (L.) C. Presl
Family : CARYOPHYLLACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Sicul. 1: 161 (1826); Spic. Fl. Rumel. (1843)
Information on the genus : Spergularia
Basionym : Arenaria media L.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Arenaria media L. (1762)
 Spergularia media (L.) C. Presl subsp. media
 Spergula media (L.) Bartl. & H. L. Wendl. (1825)
 Spergula media (L.) Bartl. & H. L. Wendl. subsp. media
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Spergula marginata var. vulgaris (Clavaud) Maire (1935)
=*Spergularia marginata subsp. vulgaris (Clavaud) P. Monnier
=Spergularia maritima (All.) Chiov. subsp. maritima
=Arenaria maritima All. (1773)
=Spergularia maritima (All.) Chiov. (1912)
=Spergularia marginata var. crassa Hy ex Pit. (1913)
=*Spergula marginata (DC.) Murb. (1897)
=Spergula marginata var. glandulosissima Faure & Maire (1936)
=Spergula marginata var. kralikii Kralik ex Maire (1939)
=*Spergula marginata var. latifolia (Pau) Maire
=Spergularia marginata auct.
=Spergularia marginata var. grandiflora Pit. (1909)
=Spergularia marginata var. pedicellaris Pit. (1909)
=*Arenaria marginata DC. (1805)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Spergularia media subsp. angustata (Clavaud) Kerguélen & Lambinon (1995)
Spergularia media subsp. intermedia (Maire) Lambinon & Dobignard (2002)
Spergularia media (L.) C. Presl subsp. media
Spergularia media subsp. occidentalis (P. Monnier) Lambinon & Dobignard (2002)
Spergularia media subsp. sauvagei (P. Monnier) Lambinon & Dobignard (2002)
Spergularia media subsp. tunetana (Maire) Lambinon & Dobignard (2002)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Ht 0.05 - 1 m. Alt: 5 - 1370 m. Distribution: NAM, EC, FS, KN, NC, NW, WC

Bibliography other :
  • Grisebach, A.H.e.R. (1843). Spicilegium Florae Rumelicae et Bithynicae Exhibens Synopsin Plantarum quas in aest. 1839 legit Auctor A. Grisebach

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: 85

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Battandier, J.A & L.C. Trabut (1888). Flore de l'Algérie [Dicot] 1(1): 161  
  • Tutin, T. G. (1964). Flora Europaea [ed. 2] 1: 187
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1978). Flora of Libya. 59: 13
  • Fl. Iberica 2: 154 (1990). 
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté
 
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 The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 13369
 
Record n°13369 modified 2008-07-18
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