African Plant Database


Dipcadi Medik.
Family : Hyacinthaceae
Family (APGIII) : ASPARAGACEAE
Protologue : Hist. & Commentat. Acad. Elect. Sci. Theod.-Palat. 6: 431 (1790)
 
Species
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Zuccagnia Thunb.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbs with small bulbs; flowers tubular (tepals fused 1/4-1/2 of their length) with anthers included; capsule mostly sessile; seeds subcircular, flattened, black.

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: 69
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 624

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 127 (1931). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 203 (1962).
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1976). Flora of Libya.
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 46 (1980).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] : 221 (1981).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 444 
  • Dobignard, A. & C. Chatelain (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du Nord. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques Ville de Genève. hors-série. 1: 132

Bibliography other :
  • S. African J. Bot. 77(3): 581-591 (2011).
  • Trop. Afr. Flow. Plants (Ecol. Distr.) 8: 72 (2014)
 
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 190201
 
Record n°190201 modified 2008-12-27
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