African Plant Database

Farsetia stylosa R. Br.
Protologue : Narr. Travels Africa App. 216 (1826)
Information on the genus : Farsetia
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Farsetia depressa Kotschy
=Farsetia hamiltonii Royle (1834)
=Farsetia ramosissima Hochst. ex E. Fourn. (1865)
=Farsetia ramosissima var. cossoniana Maire (1929)
=Farsetia ramosissima var. garamantum Maire (1929)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual to perennial herb or delicate shrublet (regularly flowering in the first year)…
Ecology : Sandy places, dunes, plains, alluvial sand in wadis, etc.; in deserts, Acacia-bushland; Acacia-Commiphora-Balanites bushland; also in thin soil over rocks (limestone, gypsum, lava); 0-1200(-1500) m alt. Algeria, Egypt; Arabia to India; Socotra.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 203 (1999).
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté

Bibliography other :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
More info on :
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°78136 modified 2008-08-12
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