African Plant Database


Reseda arabica Boiss.
Family : RESEDACEAE
Protologue : Diagn. Pl. Orient. ser. 1, 1: 6 (1843)
Information on the genus : Reseda
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Reseda arabica Boiss. var. arabica
 Reseda arabica Boiss. subsp. arabica
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Reseda arabica var. integrifolia Abdallah & de Wit (1978)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Reseda arabica Boiss. var. arabica
Reseda arabica Boiss. subsp. arabica
Reseda arabica subsp. moroccana Abdallah & de Wit (1978)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb, 10-40(-50) cm tall. …
Ecology : Rocky or gravelly soils; sandy loams and gravel, sandy fields; to 1100 m alt. N Africa, Libya, Egypt; Crete (recorded once), Palestine, Irak, Iran. Comprises 2 subspp. (only subsp. arabica in trop. Africa).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Battandier, J.A & L.C. Trabut (1888). Flore de l'Algérie [Dicot] 1(1): 84 
  • PAMPANINI, R. (1931). Prodromo della Flora Cirenaica.
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 316 (1932). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 441 (1962).
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  • Fl. Afrique N. 14: 178 (1977).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 255 (1979).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • Med-Checklist 4: 447 (1989).
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice.
  • Tutin, T. G. (1993). Flora Europaea [ed. 2] 1: 420
  • LEBRUN, J. P. (1998). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires de la Mauritanie et du Sahara occidental. Boissiera 55: 49
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 234 (1999).
  • 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: 445
  • Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 335 (2005)
  • LE FLOC’H, E., L. BOULOS & E. VÉLA (2010). Catalogue synonymique commenté de la Flore de Tunisie

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 Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 152326
 
Record n°152326
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