African Plant Database

Cleome macrophylla (Klotzsch) Briq.
Family : Capparaceae
Protologue : Annuaire Conserv. Jard. Bot. Genève 17: 365 (1914)
Information on the genus : Cleome
Basionym : Chilocalyx macrophyllus Klotzsch
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sieruela macrophylla (Klotzsch) Roalson & J.C. Hall
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sieruela macrophylla (Klotzsch) Roalson & J.C. Hall
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cleome macrophylla (Klotzsch) Briq. var. macrophylla (1914)
 Chilocalyx macrophyllus Klotzsch (1861)
 Sieruela macrophylla (Klotzsch) Roalson & J.C. Hall (2017)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cleome macrophylla var. maculatiflora (Merxm.) Wild
=Tetratelia tenuifolia var. maculatiflora Merxm.
=*Cleome chilocalyx Oliv. (1868)
=*Cleome chilocalyx var. tenuifolia (Klotzsch) Oliv.
=Chilocalyx tenuifolius Klotzsch
=Tetratelia nationae (Burtt Davy) Pax & K. Hoffm.
=Cleome nationae Burtt Davy (1924)
=Cleome inconcinna Briq. (1914)
=Tetratelia tenuifolia (Klotzsch) Arw.
Taxon infra-specific
Cleome macrophylla (Klotzsch) Briq. var. macrophylla (1914)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect, branching, annual herb, to 60 cm.
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Ecology : Rivers and on hillsides growing in rock clefts or in shallow soil overlying rock masses (var. macrophylla); shallow soils of granite outcrops; up to 2000 m alt.
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Record n°174377 modified 2014-08-28
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