African Plant Database

Spermacoce verticillata L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 102 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Spermacoce
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Borreria verticillata (L.) G. Mey. (1818)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Spermacoce globosa Schumach. & Thonn. (1827)
=Borreria molleri Gand. (1918)
=Spermacoce molleri (Gand.) Govaerts (1996)
=Spermacoce stricta L. f.
=Borreria stricta (L. f.) G. Mey. (1818)
=Borreria graminifolia M. Martens & Galeotti (1844)
=Spermacoce graminifolia (M. Martens & Galeotti) Hemsl. (1881)
=Borreria laevigata M. Martens & Galeotti (1844)
=Spermacoce laevigata (M. Martens & Galeotti) Hemsl. (1881)
=Borreria oaxacana M. Martens & Galeotti (1844)
=Spermacoce oaxacana (M. Martens & Galeotti) Hemsl. (1881)
=Spermacoce thymocephala (Griseb.) Wright
=Borreria thymocephala Griseb. (1866)
=Spermacoce reclinata Nees (1820)
=Borreria globularioides Cham. & Schltdl. (1828)
=Borreria kohautiana Cham. & Schltdl. (1828)
=Borreria podocephala DC. (1830)
=Spermacoce fruticosa Pohl ex DC. (1830)
=Borreria verticillata var. thymiformis B. L. Rob. (1910)

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

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:337 (2012)
More info on :
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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Record n°85207 modified 2007-04-18
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