African Plant Database

Cerastium diffusum Pers.
Protologue : Syn. Pl. (Persoon) 1: 520 (1805)
Information on the genus : Cerastium
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cerastium diffusum Pers. subsp. diffusum
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cerastium pumilum subsp. tetrandrum (Gren.) Arcang.
=Cerastium pumilum var. tetrandrum Gren. (1888)
=Cerastium pentandrum subsp. tetrandrum (Gren.) Maire & Weiller (1963)
=*Cerastium tetrandrum Curtis (1798)
=Cerastium algericum (Batt.) Batt. (1888)
=Cerastium pumilum subsp. algericum Batt. (1888)
=Cerastium tetrandrum var. algeriense (Batt.) Maire (1931)
=Cerastium pumilum var. algeriense Batt. (1884)
Taxon infra-specific
Cerastium diffusum Pers. subsp. diffusum
Cerastium diffusum subsp. gussonei (Tod. ex Lojac.) P.D. Sell & Whitehead (1964)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Med-Checklist 1: 183 (1984).
  • Fl. Iberica 2: 278 (1990). 
  • Tutin, T. G. (1993). Flora Europaea [ed. 2] 1: 175
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • FENNANE, M., M. IBN TATTOU, J. MATHEZ, A. OUYAHYA & J. EL OUALIDI (éd.) (1999). Flore pratique du Maroc. vol. [1] Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 1: 215
  • 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. I. 1: 154
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