African Plant Database


Alisma L.
Family : ALISMATACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 342 (1753)
Notes : genus place holder: the genus is not present in Madagascar
 
Species
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : Some 9 species
  N Hemisphere, by recent introductions nearly cosmopolitan

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1995). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Monocotyledones: Limnocharitaceae à Poaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 3: 16
  • Trop. Afr. Flow. Plants (Ecol. Distr.) 7: 30 (2012).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 21 (1931).
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 56 (1962).
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1976). Flora of Libya.
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 5-2 (1980).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] : 45 (1981).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 181
  • Dobignard, A. & C. Chatelain (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du Nord. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques Ville de Genève. hors-série. 1: 59
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 187938
 
Record n°187938 modified 2008-12-27
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