African Plant Database

Capparis orientalis Veill.
Protologue : Traité Arbr. Arbust. ed.2, 1: 142 (1801)
Information on the genus : Capparis
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Capparis spinosa subsp. orientalis (Veill.) Jafri (1977)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Capparis sicula var. kruegeriana Pamp. (1926)
=Capparis spinosa var. kruegeriana (Pamp.) Jafri (1977)
=Capparis rupestris Sm. (1809)
=Capparis spinosa var. rupestris (Sm.) Boiss. (1867)
=Capparis spinosa subsp. rupestris (Sm.) Nyman (1878)
=Capparis spinosa var. inermis Turra (1780)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Branches pendulous, unramified or few–ramified; stipules mostly setaceous or caducous, when persisting straight or slightly recurved, not decurrent at the base.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Med-Checklist 1: 155 (1984).
  • BOULOS, L. & E. LE FLOC'H (2008). Flore de Tunisie: catalogue synonymique commenté

Bibliography other :
  • Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 93: 135 (2006).
More info on :
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see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°141000 modified 2015-02-27
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