African Plant Database


Sonchus asper (L.) Hill
Family : ASTERACEAE
Protologue : Herb. Brit. (Hill) 1: 47 (1769)
Information on the genus : Sonchus
Basionym : Sonchus oleraceus var. asper L.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sonchus asper (L.) Hill subsp. asper
 Sonchus oleraceus var. asper L. (1753)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sonchus gigas subsp. medius Boulos ex Humbert
=Sonchus gigas Boulos ex Humbert (1963) quoad descr. lat. et typum, excl. descr. gall.
=Sonchus tibesticus Quézel (1959)
=Sonchus asper var. inermis Bisch. (1909)
=Sonchus asper var. pungens Bisch.
=Sonchus asper var. integrifolia Lowe (1868)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Sonchus asper (L.) Hill subsp. asper
Sonchus asper subsp. glaucescens (Jord.) Ball (1877)
 
Ecology and distribution
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Battandier, J.A & L.C. Trabut (1889). Flore de l'Algérie [Dicot] 1(2): 555  
  • Bonnet, E. & Barratte, J. F.G. (1896). Exploration Scientifique de la Tunisie. Catalogue Raisonne des Plantes Vasculaires de la Tunisie.   
  • Iles Canaries [Pitard & Proust]: 257 (1908 [1909]) 
  • PAMPANINI, R. (1931). Prodromo della Flora Cirenaica.  
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 3: 847 (1934). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 2: 1077 (1963).
  • Bot. Not. 126: 164 (1973).
  • Fl. Eur. 4: 327 (1976).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 2: 1118 (1981).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1983). Flora of Libya. 107: 396
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 87 
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 311 (2002).
  • 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. II 2: 675

Bibliography other :
  • Mejías, J.A., M. Garcia del Rey & J.L. Silva (2012). Variability in prickly sow-thistle (Sonchus asper) from western Mediterranean region. Bocconea 24: 285 
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 139360
 
Record n°139360 modified 2008-09-12
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