African Plant Database

Farsetia occidentalis B.L. Burtt
Protologue : Kew Bull. 3: 496 (1949)
Information on the genus : Farsetia
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Farsetia hamiltonii auct. non Royle
=Farsetia linearis auct. sensu Cosson, non Decne. ex Boiss.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrublet, ±hemispherically expanded, 30-50 cm tall.
Ecology : Semi-desert with stony-rocky hills, sometimes in sand or gravel; also subsaline desert; 600-1200 m alt. Morocco, Algeria.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Med-Checklist 3: 116 (1986).
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice.
  • 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: 409
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 84
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Teline: Biodiversité végétale du sud-ouest marocain
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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