African Plant Database


Avena sativa L.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 79 (1753)
Information on the genus : Avena
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (indigenous)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Avena sativa L. subsp. sativa
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Avena orientalis Schreb. (1771)
=Avena sativa var. orientalis (Schreb.) Trab. (1895)
=Avena fatua var. subuniflora Trab.
=Avena sativa var. subuniflora (Trab.) Maire & Weiller (1953)
=Avena fatua f. glaberrima Thell. (1913)
=Avena sativa var. glaberrima (Thell.) Maire & Weiller (1953)
=Avena ludoviciana subsp. glabrescens Durieu (1856)
=Avena sterilis var. glabrescens (Durieu) Malzev (1930)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Avena sativa L. subsp. sativa
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Graminoid- Ht up to 1.5 m. Alt: 5 - 1800 m. Distribution: LES, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • BATTANDIER, J. A. & TRABUT, M. (1895). Flore de l'Algérie et catalogue des plantes du Maroc. [Monocot. ou vol.2] 2: 178
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 1: 49 (1931).
  • Fl. Afrique N. 2: 281 (1953).
  • BAUM, B. R. (1977). Oats : wild and cultivated. A Monograph of the genus Avena L. (Poaceae). 124: 1-463
  • Fl. Eur. 5: 207 (1980).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 3 3: 303
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 52006
 
Record n°52006
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