African Plant Database


Limeum pterocarpum (J. Gay) Heimerl
Family : Aizoaceae
Family (APGIII) : LIMEACEAE
Protologue : Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3(1b): 9 (1889)
Information on the genus : Limeum
Basionym : Semonvillea pterocarpa J. Gay
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Limeum pterocarpum (J. Gay) Heimerl var. pterocarpum
 Semonvillea pterocarpa J. Gay (1829)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Limeum neglectum Dinter (1909)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Limeum pterocarpum var. apterum Friedrich
Limeum pterocarpum (J. Gay) Heimerl var. pterocarpum
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual, erect or diffuse herb, 15-60 cm high.
Ecology : Sandy soils; fields and waste places, fallow fields. Disjunct area: Namibia, S. Africa, Botswana.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. : 88
  • Fl. Mauritanie 1: 276 (1991).
  • LEBRUN, J. P. (1998). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires de la Mauritanie et du Sahara occidental. Boissiera 55: 62
 
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Map
carte afrique num 175351
 
Record n°175351 modified 2015-02-23
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