African Plant Database


Apium graveolens L.
Family : APIACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 264 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Apium
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sison ruta Burm. f. (1768)
=Smyrnium laterale Thunb.
=Apium decumbens Eckl. & Zeyh. (1837)
=Apium graveolens var. rapaceum (Mill.) Poir. (1804)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biennial-Herb- Ht up to 1 m. Alt: 2 - 2160 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, NC, NW, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Edinburgh J. Bot. 48: 183 (1991).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Atlant. 1: 266 (1798). 

Bibliography other :
  • PITARD, C.-J. & L. PROUST (1908). Les Îles Canaries.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 534 (1932).  
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 2: 675 (1963).
  • Fl. Eur. 2: 351 (1968).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 588 (1979).
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1985). Flora of Libya. 117: 76
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 2 Ketres 2: 314 
  • ARENAS POSADA, J. A. & F. GARCIA MARTÍN (1993). Atlas carpológico de la subfamilia Apioideae Drude (Umbelliferae) en España peninsular y Baleares. Ruizia 12: 129
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 163 (2000).
  • VALDÉS, B., REJDALI, M., ACHHAL EL KADMIRI, JURY, J. L. & J. M. MONTSERRAT (2002). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Nord du Maroc, incluant des clés d'identification. I. 1: 448

Bibliography other :
  • CASTROVIEJO S. & al. (2003). Flora Iberica. 10: 270

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 30

Bibliography other :
  • Bull. Soc. Bot. Centre-Ouest. Numero Special 26: 420 (2007).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • FENNANE, M., M. IBN TATTOU, A. OUYAHYA & J. EL OUALIDI (éd.) (2007). Flore Pratique du Maroc [vol.2] Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 2: 321
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté
  • List Fungi, Fl. Fau. Madeira Selv. Arch. : 196 (2008).

Bibliography other :
  • Bonnet, E. & Barratte, J. F.G. (). Exploration Scientifique de la Tunisie. Catalogue Raisonne des Plantes Vasculaires de la Tunisie.   
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 26885
 
Record n°26885 modified 2007-04-17
Feedback about this record