African Plant Database


Lens ervoides (Brign.) Grande
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Orto Bot. Regia Univ. Napoli 5: 58 (1918)
Information on the genus : Lens
Basionym : Cicer ervoides Brign.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cicer ervoides Brign. (1810)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ervum lenticula Hoppe (1812)
=Lens lenticula (Hoppe) Webb & Berthel. (1842)
=Lens lenticula var. macrocalycina Maire (1931)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Suberect, straggling or ± climbing annual herb 15-25 cm long; stems slender, angular, much branched, sparsely hairy or ± glabrous; stipules ± hastate or dentate.
Ecology : Grassland; 2300-3300 m alt.
  Mediterranean region; Caucasus.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Eur. 2: 136 (1968).
  • Med-Checklist 4: 126 (1989).
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (1998). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires rares, menacées ou endémiques du Maroc. Bocconea 8: 125 
  • Fl. Iberica 7: 423 (1999). 
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 208
  • 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: 91
 
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 70774
 
Record n°70774
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