African Plant Database


Mollugo cerviana (L.) Ser. ex DC. var. cerviana
Family : MOLLUGINACEAE
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 1: 392 (1824)
Information on the genus : Mollugo
Basionym : Pharnaceum cerviana L.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : autonym unused (present)
Status for SA : autonym unused (present)
Status for TA : autonym unused (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pharnaceum cerviana L.
 Mollugo cerviana (L.) Ser. ex DC. (1824)
 Hypertelis cerviana (L.) Thulin (2016)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : This delicate inconspicuous and emphemeral herb is easily overlooked, and probably much more common in deciduous bushland than collections suggest
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Dwarf shrub- Ht 0.05 - 0.2 m. Alt: 400 - 2400 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, FS, GA, LP, NC, NW, WC

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1978). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 4: 542
  • Hedberb, I., Edwards &al. (eds) (2000). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 2/1: 235
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 234 (1937).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Afrique N. 8: 281 (1962). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 308 (1962).
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  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 84 (1979).
  • Med-Checklist 4: 241 (1989).
  • Fl. Iberica 2: 95 (1990). 
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice.
  • Tutin, T. G. (1993). Flora Europaea [ed. 2] 1: 137
  • LEBRUN, J. P. (1998). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires de la Mauritanie et du Sahara occidental. Boissiera 55: 63
  • FENNANE, M., M. IBN TATTOU, J. MATHEZ, A. OUYAHYA & J. EL OUALIDI (éd.) (1999). Flore pratique du Maroc. vol. [1] Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 1: 176
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 41 (1999).
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté
  • LE FLOC’H, E., L. BOULOS & E. VÉLA (2010). Catalogue synonymique commenté de la Flore de Tunisie  
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 57775
 
Record n°57775
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