African Plant Database


Cleome amblyocarpa Barratte & Murb.
Family : Capparaceae
Family (APGIII) : CLEOMACEAE
Protologue : Contrib. Fl. Tunisie [Murbeck] 1(4): 25 (1905)
Information on the genus : Cleome
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cleome amblyocarpa Barratte & Murb. var. amblyocarpa
 Cleome arabica subsp. amblyocarpa (Barratte & Murb.) Ozenda (1958)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cleome africana Botsch. (1964)
=Cleome arabica auct.
 
Taxon infra-specific
Cleome amblyocarpa Barratte & Murb. var. amblyocarpa
Cleome amblyocarpa var. glandulosa (Forssk.) Botsch. (1905)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or perennial herb, to 40 cm, sometimes with a very 'thick tuberous root, erect, branched.
Ecology : Rocky places, sand (Mali); moist sand (Niger). N Africa; Libya, Egypt; Arabia, Iran, Iraq, Palestine. Comprises 2 vars.

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 :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 313 (1932).  
  • Fl. Afrique N. 12: 133 (1965). 
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1977). Flora of Libya. 12: 15
  • Med-Checklist 1: 155 (1984).
  • 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: 344
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 180 (1999).
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 107
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté

Bibliography other :
  • SAHKI, A. & R.SAHKI (2004). Le Hoggar, promenade botanique
 
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 African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 141069
 
Record n°141069
Feedback about this record