African Plant Database

Datura ferox L.
Protologue : Amoen. Acad., Linnaeus ed. 3: 403 (1756)
Information on the genus : Datura
Status for NA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Datura quercifolia Kunth (1818)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual -Shrub, Herb - Ht 0.2 - 1.5 m. Alt: 5 - 1713 m. Distribution: BOT, LES, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, WC

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Eur. 3: 200 (1972).
  • HOUMANI, Z., COSSON, L. & M. HOUMANI (1999). Datura ferox L. and D. quercifolia Kunth (Solanaceae) in Algeria. Fl. Medit. 9: 57-60
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Record n°119683 modified 2007-01-26
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