African Plant Database

Trigonella laciniata L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl., ed. 2 1095 (1762)
Information on the genus : Trigonella
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb to 30 cm tall or long; stems erect or ascending, many from the base, or simple and branched above; flowers yellow in sessile axillary heads; corolla longer than calyx; pod straight, not long-beaked, 6-10-seeded, deflexed.
Ecology : Ecology not recorded for Sudan (in Egypt: sandy and clay soils, fields, gardens); along a stream eman (Vis.) Sick.].ating from hot springs, alluvial clay on river banks and in dry lagoonds, in Vossia grassland [Zambia; fa arguta
  Algeria, Egypt; Saudi Arabia, Middle East.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • MUNBY, G. (1855). Notes sur quelques plantes d'Algérie. Bull. Soc. Bot. France 2: 282-287
  • Publ. Fac. Sci. Univ. Masaryk (Brno) 110: 3 (1929).
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1980). Flora of Libya. 86: 173
  • Med-Checklist 4: 196 (1989).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 265 (1999).
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 Herbarium, North Africa MPU
carte afrique num 63866
Record n°63866 modified 2008-10-28
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