African Plant Database


Cymodocea K. D. Koenig
Family : CYMODOCEACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Bot. (Konig & Sims) 2: 96 (1805)
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : Genus of 4 species
  With a wider range in the past: fossils from the Middle Eocene in Florida well preserved, and fossil fruits along the Mediterranean. Also records from the Miocene in Indonesia (Hartog & Kuo, 2006: 9).
  mainly tropical distribution

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: 18
  • Trop. Afr. Flow. Plants (Ecol. Distr.) 7: 46 (2012).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 20 (1931). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 53 (1962).
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1976). Flora of Libya. 73: 1
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 13 (1980).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] : 38 (1981).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 203 
  • Dobignard, A. & C. Chatelain (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du Nord. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques Ville de Genève. hors-série. 1: 102
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 189898
 
Record n°189898 modified 2008-12-27
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