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Blepharis maderaspatensis (L.) B. Heyne ex Roth
Family : ACANTHACEAE
Protologue : Nov. Pl. Sp. 320 (1821)
Information on the genus : Blepharis
Basionym : Acanthus maderaspatensis L.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Acanthus maderaspatensis L. (1753)
 Blepharis maderaspatensis (L.) B. Heyne ex Roth subsp. maderaspatensis
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Blepharis boerhaviifolia Pers. (1806)
=Blepharis rubiifolia Schumach.
=Blepharis maderaspatensis subsp. rubiifolia (Schumach.) Napper (1970)
=Blepharis teaguei Oberm.
=Blepharis boerhaviifolia var. nigrovenulosa De Wild. & T. Durand
=Blepharis breviciliata Fiori
=Blepharis gueinzii T. Anderson
=Blepharis maderaspatensis var. abyssinica Fiori
=Blepharis togodelia Solms
=Acanthus ciliaris Burm. f. (1768)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Blepharis maderaspatensis subsp. rubiifolia (Schumach.) Napper (1970)
Blepharis maderaspatensis (L.) B. Heyne ex Roth subsp. maderaspatensis
 
Ecology and distribution
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; Dry, Subarid; Forest; 0-499 m; distribution: Comoros, Africa, Asia,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • 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: 473
  • Blepharis, Roy. Bot. Gard. (Kew) : 1-342 (2000).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • BERHAUT, J. (1967). Flore du Sénégal (éd. 2).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under chg
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 27874
 
Record n°27874
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