African Plant Database


Oxalis purpurea L.
Family : OXALIDACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 433 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Oxalis
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Oxalis sanguinea Jacq.
=Oxalis strictophylla Sond.
=Oxalis variabilis Jacq. (1794)
=Oxalis aemula Schltr. ex R. Knuth
=Oxalis breviscapa Jacq. (1794)
=Oxalis decipiens Schltr. (1899)
=Oxalis humilis Thunb.
=Oxalis laburnifolia Jacq.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Shrub, Dwarf shrub, Succulent- Ht 0.03 - 0.15 m. Alt: 50 - 500 m. Distribution: EC, NC, NW, WC, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 32: t.1258 (1957).
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 34: t.1323 (1961).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • PITARD, C.-J. & L. PROUST (1908). Les Îles Canaries.
  • Fl. Eur. 2: 193 (1968).
  • Med-Checklist 4: 266 (1989).
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • VALDÉS, B., REJDALI, M., ACHHAL EL KADMIRI, JURY, J. L. & J. M. MONTSERRAT (2002). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Nord du Maroc, incluant des clés d'identification. I. 1: 436
  • List. Esp. Sylv. Canarias : 114 (2004).
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 300
  • FENNANE, M., M. IBN TATTOU, A. OUYAHYA & J. EL OUALIDI (éd.) (2007). Flore Pratique du Maroc [vol.2] Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 2: 266
  • List Fungi, Fl. Fau. Madeira Selv. Arch. : 196 (2008).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 57639
 
Record n°57639
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