African Plant Database


Launaea intybacea (Jacq.) Beauverd
Family : ASTERACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. Genève, Sér. 2 2: 114 (1910)
Information on the genus : Launaea
Basionym : Lactuca intybacea Jacq.
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Lactuca intybacea Jacq. (1784)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Lactuca goraeensis (Lam.) Sch. Bip.
=Sonchus goraeensis Lam. (1791)
=Brachyramphus goraeensis (Lam.) DC. (1839)
=Launaea goraeensis (Lam.) O. Hoffm. (1893)
=Launaea kuriensis Vierh. (1906)
=Lactuca heyneana DC.
=Lactuca pinnatifida (Lour.) Merr.
=Scorzonera pinnatifida Lour. (1790)
=Lactuca remotiflora DC. (1834)
=Lactuca runcinata DC.
=Lactuca schimperi Jaub. & Spach
=Prenanthes sonchifolia Willd.
=Lactuca goraeensis var. glomerata A. Terracc. (1893)
=Lactuca goraeensis var. effusa A. Terracc. (1904)
=Ipomoea nudicaulis var. major Bolle (1861)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual or perennial- Herb- Ht 0.3 - 2 m. Alt 300 - 1500 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, LP
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 306 (1997).
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Compositae[1]: 105-106 (2000).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • MONOD, Th. (1979). Fruits et graines de Mauritanie (fin). Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., Ser. 4, 1: [3-51]
  • KILIAN, N. (1997). Revision of Launaea Cass. (Compositae, Lactuceae, Sonchinae). Englera 17: [248]
  • LEBRUN, J. P. (1998). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires de la Mauritanie et du Sahara occidental. Boissiera 55: [198]
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 96662
 
Record n°96662 modified 2009-07-29
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