African Plant Database


Zea mays L.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 971 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Zea
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for TA : accepted (cultivated)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 85-86 (1985).
  • Food plants of Zimbabwe : 29-31 (1986).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Afrique N. 1: 251 (1952). 
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 4: 348 (2005).

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:119 (2012)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 52296
 
Record n°52296
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