African Plant Database


Salix pedicellata Desf.
Family : SALICACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Atlant. 2: 362 (1799) 
Information on the genus : Salix
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Salix pedicellata Desf. subsp. pedicellata
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Salix antiatlantica Maire & Wilczek (1936)
=Salix pedicellata subsp. antiatlantica (Maire & Wilczek) Maire (1961)
=*Salix pedicellata var. villipes Maire & Weiller (1961)
=*Salix pedicellata subsp. hesperia Maire & Weiller (1961)
=Salix pedicellata var. longidentata Maire (1937)
=Salix pedicellata var. santamariae Goerz & Sennen (1951)
=Salix canariensis auct. sensu Ball.
=*Salix pedicellata var. laevipes Maire & Weiller (1961)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Salix pedicellata Desf. subsp. pedicellata
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 2-4 m tall with subglabrous to densely grey-tomentose young branchlets, glabrescent; leaves ± oblong, 5-9 x 1,5-3 cm, greyish tomentose or glabrous and glaucous below; catkins erect.
Ecology : Wet hillsides, along streams and irrigation ditches.
  1000-1900 m alt.
  Recorded from E. Ethiopia (HA), only female specimens (fide Fl. Eth. 3: 260-261, 1989). Probably introduced recently. – Not mapped. Mediterranean Region; Canary Islands [subsp. canariensis (Chr. Sm. ex Link) Maire & Weill.].

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 2: 128 (1992).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Battandier, J.A & L.C. Trabut (1890). Flore de l'Algérie [Dicot] 1(4): 816  
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 163 (1932).  
  • Fl. Afrique N. 7: 58 (1961). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 260 (1962).
  • Fl. Eur. 1: 60 (1964).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 8 (1979).
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 1 1: 370 
  • Fl. Iberica 3: 496 (1993). 
  • 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: 338
 
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