African Plant Database

Drimia maritima (L.) Stearn
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Information on the genus : Drimia
Basionym : Scilla maritima L.
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Urginea maritima (L.) Baker (1873)
 Scilla maritima L. (1753)
 Charybdis maritima (L.) Speta (1998)
 Drimia maritima (L.) Stearn subsp. maritima
 Squilla maritima (L.) Steinh. (1836)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Urginea scilla Steinh. (1834)
=Urginea anthericoides var. secundiflora Maire (1933)
=Urginea maritima var. angustifolia Maire (1938)
=Squilla sphaeroidea Jord. & Fourr. (1869)
=Urginea maritima var. sphaeroidea (Jord. & Fourr.) Maire & Weiller (1958)
=Urginea maritima var. stenophylla Maire (1929)
=Urginea maritima var. tadlaensis Nègre (1954)
Taxon infra-specific
Drimia maritima subsp. maura (Maire) Förther & Podlech
Drimia maritima (L.) Stearn subsp. maritima

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • STEARN, W. T. (1978). Mediterranean and Indian species of Drimia (Liliaceae), a nomenclatural survey with special reference to the medical squill D. maritima (syn. Urginea maritima). Ann. Mus. Goulandris 4: 199-210
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
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see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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