African Plant Database


Arthrocnemum perenne (Mill.) Moss ex Fourc.
Family : AMARANTHACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Surv. S. Afr. Mem. No. 20, 20 (1941)
Information on the genus : Arthrocnemum
Basionym : Salicornia perennis Mill.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sarcocornia perennis (Mill.) A.J. Scott var. perennis
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sarcocornia perennis (Mill.) A.J. Scott var. perennis
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sarcocornia perennis (Mill.) A.J. Scott var. perennis
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Salicornia perennis Mill. (1768)
 Sarcocornia perennis (Mill.) A.J. Scott var. perennis
 Salicornia arabica var. perennis (Mill.) Fiori
 Sarcocornia perennis (Mill.) A.J. Scott (1978)
 Sarcocornia perennis (Mill.) A.J. Scott subsp. perennis
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Salicornia longispicata A. Chev. (1934)
=Salicornia radicans Sm.
=Arthrocnemum variiflorum Moss
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Prostrate or decumbent shrub with creeping subterranean stems ascending; short shoots absent.
Ecology : Muddy salt-marshes by the sea. W & S Europe (incl. Corsica!), NW Africa, S. Africa, Namibia; N. America.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 75: 357-374 (1977).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: (1991)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Tutin, T. G. (1993). Flora Europaea [ed. 2] 1: 121

Bibliography other :
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1978). Flora of Libya. 58: 54
 
More info on :
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see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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Record n°26687 modified 2008-06-26
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