African Plant Database

Spermacoce ruelliae DC.
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 4: 554 (1830) 
Information on the genus : Spermacoce
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Borreria ruelliae (DC.) Thoms (1909)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Diodia scabra Schumach. & Thonn. (1827)
=Borreria scabra (Schumach. & Thonn.) K. Schum. (1895)
=Tardavel scabra (Schumach. & Thonn.) Hiern (1898)
=Spermacoce palmetorum DC. (1830)
=Borreria monticola Mildbr. ex Hutch. & Dalziel (1931)

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

Bibliography other :
  • Davis, A.P. & E. Figueiredo (2007). A checklist of the Rubiaceae (coffee family) of Bioko and Annobon (Equatorial Guinea, Gulf of Guinea). Systematics & Biodiversity 5(2): 178 
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Record n°85190 modified 2007-04-02
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