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Convolvulus tricolor L.
Family : CONVOLVULACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 158 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Convolvulus
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Convolvulus tricolor L. subsp. tricolor
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Convolvulus tricolor subsp. hortensis (Batt.) Maire
=Convolvulus tricolor var. hortensis Batt. (1890)
=Convolvulus tricolor var. pseudotricolor (Viv.) Fiori (1835)
=Convolvulus maroccanus Batt. (1911)
=Convolvulus tricolor var. maroccanus (Batt.) Maire (1934)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Convolvulus tricolor subsp. cupanianus (Tod.) Cavara & Grande (1925)
Convolvulus tricolor L. subsp. tricolor
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb, commonly branched at the base, reaching c. 40 cm, stems and leaves with long, stiff spreading hairs mixed with short, appressed hairs.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Battandier, J.A & L.C. Trabut (1890). Flore de l'Algérie [Dicot] 1(4): 594  
  • PAMPANINI, R. (1914). Piantae Tripolitanae.
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 3: 589 (1934). 
  • SAUVAGE, Ch. & J. VINDT (1954). Flore du Maroc analytique, descriptive et illustrée (fasc.2) 2: 48
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 2: 756 (1963).
  • SA'AD, F. M. (1967). The Convolvulus species of the Canary Isles, the Mediterranean Region and the Near and Middle East. Meded. Bot. Mus. Herb. Rijks Univ. Utrecht 281: 204
  • Fl. Eur. 3: 81 (1972).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 2: 718 (1981).
  • Med-Checklist 3: 8 (1986).
  • 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: 487
  • FENNANE, M., M. IBN TATTOU, A. OUYAHYA & J. EL OUALIDI (éd.) (2005). Flore Pratique du Maroc [vol.2] Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 2: 370
 
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Map
carte afrique num 139894
 
Record n°139894
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