African Plant Database


Matthiola longipetala subsp. livida (Delile) Maire
Family : BRASSICACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Afrique N. 14: 23 (1977) 
Information on the genus : Matthiola
Basionym : Cheiranthus lividus Delile
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Matthiola livida (Delile) DC. (1821)
 Cheiranthus lividus Delile (1814)
 Matthiola oxyceras var. livida (Delile) Conti (1900)
 Triceras lividum (Delile) Maire (1934)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Heliophila odorans Dinter (1931)
=Matthiola longipetala var. desertorum (Conti) Maire (1977)
=Matthiola pseudoxyceras var. incisa Conti (1900)
=Matthiola longipetala var. incisa (Conti) Maire (1941)
=Matthiola livida var. incisa (Conti) Maire (1941)
=Matthiola longipetala subsp. kralikii auct.
=Matthiola oxyceras var. oasicola Hochr. (1904)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb 10-40 cm tall, with erect or ascendent stems.
Ecology : Clayey-sandy cultivated “grara”; steppe. Canary Isl.; N Africa; Arabia; Greece; Middle East to Iran.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 434 (1962).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 238 (1979).
  • Med-Checklist 3: 142 (1986).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 201 (1999).
  • 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: 429
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 92
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté
 
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Map
carte afrique num 77622
 
Record n°77622
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