African Plant Database


Convolvulus fatmensis Kunze
Family : CONVOLVULACEAE
Protologue : Flora 23(1): t. 172 (1840)
Information on the genus : Convolvulus
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial (possibly sometimes annual) herb with trailing stems to at least 50 cm from a slender central tap root; stems glabrescent to pubescent. Very distinct species with sinuate leaves and pink, lobed corolla borne on a recurved peduncle. The leaves are sometimes exceptionally small.

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

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Afrique N. 20: C.710, 192 (1929) 
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 4: 1099 (1941). 
  • SAUVAGE, Ch. & J. VINDT (1954). Flore du Maroc analytique, descriptive et illustrée (fasc.2) 2: 31
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 2: 758 (1963).
  • SA'AD, F. M. (1967). The Convolvulus species of the Canary Isles, the Mediterranean Region and the Near and Middle East. Meded. Bot. Mus. Herb. Rijks Univ. Utrecht 281: 226
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1977). Flora of Libya. 45: 10
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 2: 715 (1981).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • Med-Checklist 3: 4 (1986).
  • BARRY J. P. & J. C. CELLES (1991). Flore de Mauritanie. Institut supérieur scientifique de Nouakchott - Université de Nice.
  • BOULOS, L. (2000). Flora of Egypt 2: 252
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 160
  • FENNANE, M., M. IBN TATTOU, A. OUYAHYA & J. EL OUALIDI (éd.) (2005). Flore Pratique du Maroc [vol.2] Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 2: 366
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté

Bibliography other :
  • SAHKI, A. & R.SAHKI (2004). Le Hoggar, promenade botanique
  • Wood, J.R.I & B.R.M. Williams & al. (2015). A foundation monograph of Convolvulus L. (Convolvulaceae). PhytoKeys 51: 65
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 8617
 
Record n°8617
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