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Rorippa micrantha (Roth) Jonsell
Family : BRASSICACEAE
Protologue : Svensk Bot. Tidskr. 68: 384 (1974)
Information on the genus : Rorippa
Basionym : Sisymbrium micranthum Roth
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sisymbrium micranthum Roth (1821)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Nasturtium indicum auct. non (L.) DC.
=Nasturtium brachypus Webb
=*Rorippa indica auct.
=*Rorippa madagascariensis auct.
=Nasturtium nilolicum Boiss. (1849)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb with taproot, to 70 cm tall but often much shorter.
Ecology : Open muddy or seasonally dry soil by water-sides; also a weed in open and even rather dry sandy to gravelly places; 10-2400 m alt. Fairly variable species. Egypt; S. Africa; S. Tomé; Madagascar – India, Sri Lanka.
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa. Asia,

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

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 65
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 78059
 
Record n°78059
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