African Plant Database

Withania obtusifolia Täckh.
Protologue : Svensk Bot. Tidskr. 26: 370 (1932)
Information on the genus : Withania
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Withania somnifera (L.) Dunal (- fide Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Solanaceae: 227 (2012).)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Physalis somnifera L. (1753)
=Physaloides somnifera (L.) Moench (1794)
=Withania somnifera (L.) Dunal (1852)
=Withania microphysalis Suess. (1951)
=*Withania mucronata Chiov. (1927)
=Withania somnifera var. macrocalyx Chiov. (1929)
=Withania chevalieri A.E. Gonç. (1999)
=Manoelia pallida Bowdich & T.E. Bowdich (1826)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 43 (2002).
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
see under efloramaghreb
no map available
Record n°153994
Feedback about this record