African Plant Database

Capsicum annuum L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 188 (1753)
Information on the genus : Capsicum
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Capsicum annuum L. var. annuum
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Capsicum frutescens L. (1753)
=Capsicum longum A. DC. (1813)
=Capsicum conoide Mill. (1768)
=Capsicum petenense Standl. (1935)
=Capsicum grossum L. (1809)
=Capsicum fasciculatum Sturtev. (1888)
=Capsicum abyssinicum A. Rich. (1850)
=Capsicum baccatum L.
Taxon infra-specific
Capsicum annuum L. var. annuum
Capsicum annuum var. glabriusculum (Dunal) Heiser & Pickersgill (1975)
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Herb; Humid, Subhumid, Dry, Subarid; Forest; 0-499 m, 500-999 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
carte afrique num 175983
Record n°175983 modified 2007-04-02
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