African Plant Database


Sesamum orientale L.
Family : PEDALIACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 634 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Sesamum
 
 
Status
Status for MA : rejected (naturalised), is synonym of : Sesamum indicum L.
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sesamum indicum L.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Sesamum indicum L.
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Volkameria orientalis (L.) Kuntze
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Sesamum indicum L. (1753)
=Sesamum hopkinsii Suess. (1951)
=Sesamum indicum var. integerrimum Engl.
=Sesamum somalense Chiov. (1932)
=Anthadenia sesamoides Lem.
 
Ecology and distribution
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

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 :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 463-464 (1997).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
no map available
 
Record n°114840
Feedback about this record