African Plant Database


Lactuca serriola L.
Family : ASTERACEAE
Protologue : Cent. Pl. II 29 (1756); Amoen. Acad., Linnaeus ed. 4: 328 (1759)
Information on the genus : Lactuca
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Lactuca scariola L. (1759)
=*Lactuca virosa auct. non L.Andrews, non L.
=Lactuca sylvestris Lam. (1779)
=Lactuca coriacea Sch. Bip.
=Lactuca sylvestris var. coriacea (Sch. Bip.) Sch. Bip. (1849)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: biennial- Herb Ht up to 2 m. Alt 15 - 1800 m. Distribution: KN, SWZ

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

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 305

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Linnaeus (1759). Amoenitates Academici seu dissertationes variae physicae, medicae… 4: 328
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 3: 849 (1934). 
  • NÈGRE, R. (1962). Petite flore des régions arides du Maroc occidental. 2: 362
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 2: 1078 (1963).
  • Fl. Eur. 4: 330 (1976).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 2: 1122 (1981).
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1983). Flora of Libya. 107: 402
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 3: 315 (2002).
  • VALDÉS, B., REJDALI, M., ACHHAL EL KADMIRI, JURY, J. L. & J. M. MONTSERRAT (2002). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Nord du Maroc, incluant des clés d'identification. II 2: 673
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie : catalogue synonymique commenté
  • List Fungi, Fl. Fau. Madeira Selv. Arch. : 202 (2008).
  • Ibn Tattou, M. & M. Fennane (2009). Flore vasculaire du Maroc, inventaire et chorologie [2]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 39: 81
  • FENNANE, M., M. IBN TATTOU, J. MATHEZ, A. OUYAHYA & J. EL OUALIDI (éd.) (2014). Flore Pratique du Maroc [vol.3] Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 3: 327
 
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see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 99981
 
Record n°99981 modified 2008-06-13
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