African Plant Database

Ruppia spiralis L. ex Dumort.
Protologue : Fl. Belg. (Dumortier) 164 (1827)
Information on the genus : Ruppia
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ruppia maritima subsp. spiralis (L. ex Dumort.) Asch. & Graebn. (1897)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ruppia maritima var. spiralis (L. ex Dumort.) Moris (1827)
=Ruppia cirrhosa auct. sensu all auct.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Darwiniana 14: 575-607, tt.1-4 (1968).

Bibliography other :
  • Ito, Y., T. Ohi-Toma, C. Nepi & al. (2017). Towards a better understanding of the Ruppia maritima complex (Ruppiaceae): Notes on the correct application and typification of the names R. cirrhosa and R. spiralis Taxon 66(1): 170 LT2
2 Publishing with molecular analysis
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°42836 modified 2007-01-09
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