African Plant Database

Spermacoce chaetocephala DC.
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 4: 554 (1830) 
Information on the genus : Spermacoce
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Spermacoce chaetocephala DC. var. chaetocephala
 Borreria chaetocephala (DC.) Hepper (1960)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Spermacoce compacta Hochst. ex Hiern
=Borreria compacta (Hochst. ex Hiern) K. Schum. (1891)
=Spermacoce hebecarpa var. major Hiern (1877)
=Spermacoce kotschyana Oliv. (1873)
=Borreria kotschyana (Oliv.) K. Schum. (1895)
Taxon infra-specific
Spermacoce chaetocephala DC. var. chaetocephala
Spermacoce chaetocephala var. minor (Hepper) Puff (2003)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:335 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména
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