African Plant Database

Syringodium Kütz.
Family : Zannichelliaceae
Protologue : Algae Mar. Exsicc. (Schiffner) 9: 426 (1860)
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.
Biology : Differs from Halodule by cylindrical (not flattened) leaves, and leaf tip rounded, flowers not solitary.
Ecology : Genus of 2 species
  1 in the Caribbean – Gulf of Mexico (S. filiforme Kützing), 1 in the Indo-Pacific.

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: 48 (2012).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Dobignard, A. & C. Chatelain (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du Nord. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques Ville de Genève. hors-série. 1: 103
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°195285 modified 2012-04-25
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