African Plant Database

Cardiospermum halicacabum L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 366 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Cardiospermum
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cardiospermum halicacabum L. var. halicacabum
Taxon infra-specific
Cardiospermum halicacabum L. var. halicacabum
Cardiospermum halicacabum var. microcarpum (Kunth) Blume (1847)
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Eur. 2: 239 (1968).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 78 (2000).
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°153448 modified 2009-05-19
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