African Plant Database


Senna occidentalis (L.) Link
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Ind. (Roxburgh) 2: 343 (1824); Handbuch [Link] 2: 140 (1829)
Information on the genus : Senna
Basionym : Cassia occidentalis L.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cassia occidentalis L. (1753)
 
Ecology and distribution
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; Humid, Subhumid, Dry, Subarid; Anthropic; 0-499 m, 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m; distribution: Comoros, Mascarenes, Africa,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2007). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 3[2]: 154
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Roxburgh, W. (1824). Flora Indica; or Descriptions of Indian Plants, by the Late William Roxburgh. Edited by William Carey, D.D., to Which are Added Descriptions of Plants More Recently Discovered by Nathaniel Wallich. Serampore 2: 343
  • Med-Checklist 4: 176 (1989).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 361 (1999).
  • List. Esp. Sylv. Canarias : 108 (2004).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Fgui
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 67115
 
Record n°67115 modified 2007-04-17
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