African Plant Database

Capparis spinosa var. canescens Coss.
Protologue : Notes Pl. Crit. 28 (1849) 
Information on the genus : Capparis
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Capparis sicula Veill. subsp. sicula (- fide Ann. Miss. Bot. Gard. 93(1): 140 (2006).)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Capparis sicula Veill. subsp. sicula
=Capparis spinosa var. sicula (Veill.) Hausskn.
=Capparis sicula Veill. (1801)
=Capparis ovata var. sicula (Veill.) Zohary (1960)
=Capparis ovata subsp. sicula (Veill.) Pugnaire (1989)
=Capparis ovata var. canescens (Coss.) Heywood (1974)
=Capparis ovata var. palaestina Zohary (1960)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 314 (1932).  
  • Fl. Afrique N. 12: 119 (1965).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 180 (1979).
  • HIGTON, R. N. & J. R. AKEROYD (1991). Variation in Capparis spinosa in Europe. in V. H. HEYWOOD, Flora Europaea. Notulae systematicae . Bot. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 106: 104-112
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