African Plant Database


Holosteum umbellatum L.
Family : CARYOPHYLLACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 88 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Holosteum
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Holosteum umbellatum L. subsp. umbellatum (1753)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Holosteum umbellatum L. subsp. umbellatum (1753)
Holosteum umbellatum subsp. glutinosum (M. Bieb.) Nyman (1878)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb to cm tall.
Ecology : "Edge of recent graded road through afroalpine Helichrysum heath; c. 4300 m alt."
  Polymorphic species.
  Europe, Mediterranean region, SW Asia.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Battandier, J.A & L.C. Trabut (1888). Flore de l'Algérie [Dicot] 1(1): 150  
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 199 (1932).  
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 330 (1962).
  • Fl. Afrique N. 9: 166 (1963). 
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 108 (1979).
  • Med-Checklist 1: 214 (1984).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 1 1: 236 
  • Fl. Iberica 2: 283 (1990). 
  • Tutin, T. G. (1993). Flora Europaea [ed. 2] 1: 164
  • 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: 207
  • 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: 147
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 118
  • 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 Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 133873
 
Record n°133873
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