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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 chg
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
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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