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Abutilon pannosum (G. Forst.) Schltdl.
Family : MALVACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Zeitung (Berlin) 9: 828 (1851)
Information on the genus : Abutilon
Basionym : Sida pannosa G. Forst.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Sida pannosa G. Forst. (1789)
 Abutilon pannosum (G. Forst.) Schltdl. var. pannosum
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sida mutica Delile (1812)
=Abutilon muticum (Delile ex DC.) Sweet (1830)
=*Abutilon muticum (Delile ex DC.) Webb (1854)
=Abutilon benadirense Mattei (1915)
=Sida glauca Cav. (1791)
=Abutilon glaucum (Cav.) Sweet (1826)
=*Abutilon glaucum (Cav.) Webb (1849)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Abutilon pannosum (G. Forst.) Schltdl. var. pannosum
Abutilon pannosum var. scaberum Verdc. (2009)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial or shrubby herb, or shrub, to ±2 m tall.
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Ecology : Silty and often saline flood-plains; river banks; wet depressions in Acacia bushland; cultivations; dunes; clayey-sandy soils, clayey and sandy soils in depressions between dunes; 30-900 (-?1900) m alt.
  Cape Verde Isl.; Egypt; Arabia, Middle East to India (drier regions); Mascarene Isl.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Malvaceae : 123 (2009).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 430 (2006).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Webb, P. B. (1854). Fragmenta Florulae Aethiopico-aegyptiaceae
  • BERHAUT, J. (1967). Flore du Sénégal (éd. 2).
  • MONOD, Th. (1974). Fruits et graines de Mauritanie I. Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., Ser. 3, Bot. 273, Ecologie Générale 23: 29-115
  • Med-Checklist 4: 231 (1989).
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice.
  • LEBRUN, J. P. (1998). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires de la Mauritanie et du Sahara occidental. Boissiera 55: 101
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (1998). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires rares, menacées ou endémiques du Maroc. Bocconea 8:  
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 102 (2000).
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 287
 
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Map
carte afrique num 82041
 
Record n°82041 modified 2009-06-12
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