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Herniaria hirsuta L.
Family : Illecebraceae
Family (APGIII) : CARYOPHYLLACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 218 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Herniaria
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Herniaria hirsuta L. subsp. hirsuta
 
Taxon infra-specific
Herniaria hirsuta L. subsp. hirsuta
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb; stem prostrate, to ± 20 cm long, with numerous usually simple or sometimes 2-forked at the top…
Ecology : In Ethiopia exact ecology unknown (stony places?). Europe; Turkey, Cyprus, Lebanon, Palestine, Iran, Afghanistan, India, West Pakistan; Morocco, Algeria.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Atlant. 1: 213 (1798). 
  • Battandier, J.A & L.C. Trabut (1888). Flore de l'Algérie [Dicot] 1(1): 168  
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 217 (1932).  
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 317 (1962).
  • Fl. Afrique N. 9: 43 (1963). 
  • CHAUDHRI, M. N. (1968). A revision of the Paronychiinae. Meded. Bot. Mus. Herb. Rijks Univ. Utrecht 285: 337
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 94 (1979).
  • Med-Checklist 1: 212 (1984).
  • Fl. Iberica 2: 124 (1990). 
  • Tutin, T. G. (1993). Flora Europaea [ed. 2] 1: 183
  • 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: 190
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 84 (1999).
  • 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: 166

Bibliography other :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
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 133833
 
Record n°133833
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