African Plant Database


Silybum marianum (L.) Gaertn.
Family : ASTERACEAE
Protologue : Fruct. Sem. Pl. 2: 378. t. 168 (1791)
Information on the genus : Silybum
Basionym : Carduus marianus L.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Carduus marianus L. (1753)
 Silybum marianum (L.) Gaertn. var. marianum
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Silybum marianum var. albiflorum Eig
=Silybum marianum var. longispinum Lamotte (1881)
=Mariana lactea Hill (1769)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Silybum marianum (L.) Gaertn. var. marianum
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual- Herb- Ht 0.3 - 1.2 m. Alt 600 - 1600 m. Distribution: EC, GA

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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 95141
 
Record n°95141 modified 2008-09-12
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