African Plant Database

Cheilanthes vellea (Aiton) F. Muell.
Protologue : Fragmenta Phytographiae Australiae 5 1865
Information on the genus : Cheilanthes
Basionym : Acrostichum velleum Aiton
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cosentinia vellea (Aiton) Tod.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cosentinia vellea (Aiton) Tod. (1866)
 Cosentinia vellea (Aiton) Tod. subsp. vellea
 Notholaena vellea (Aiton) Desv. (1813)
 Acrostichum velleum Aiton (1789)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Acrostichum catanense Cosent. (1827)
=Cheilanthes catanensis (Cosent.) H.P. Fuchs (1960)
=Cheilanthes vellea subsp. bivalens (Reichst.) Greuter & Jermy (1983)
=Acrostichum lanuginosum Desf. (1799)
=Notholaena lanuginosa (Desf.) Desv. (1816)
=Gymnogramma lanuginosa (Desf.) A. Braun (1854)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ED.) (1976). Flora of Libya. : 28
  • SAENZ DE RIVAS, C. & S. RIVAS-MARTINEZ (1979). Revision del genéro Cheilanthes (Sinopteridadeae) en España. Lagascalia 8: 237
  • Med-Checklist 1: 14 (1984).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 5 (1999).
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Record n°130929 modified 2007-03-30
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