African Plant Database

Blutaparon vermiculare (L.) Mears
Protologue : Taxon 31(1): 113 (1982)
Information on the genus : Blutaparon
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Gomphrena vermicularis L.
 Blutaparon vermiculare (L.) Mears var. vermiculare (1982)
 Philoxerus vermicularis (L.) Sm. (1814)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Gomphrena cylindrica Schumach. & Thonn. (1827)
Taxon infra-specific
Blutaparon vermiculare (L.) Mears var. vermiculare (1982)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Decumbent, rather succulent herb, with woody root.
Ecology : Coastal sand-binder. Atlantic coasts of tropical America.
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