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 hispidum Dunal
=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.
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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 African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°175983 modified 2007-04-02
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