African Plant Database


Moricandia sinaica (Boiss.) Boiss.
Family : BRASSICACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Orient. (Boissier) 1: 386 (1867)
Information on the genus : Moricandia
Basionym : Brassica sinaica Boiss.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Brassica sinaica Boiss. (1842)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb 0,4-1 m tall, glabrous, glaucous; stems whitish, much branched; …
Ecology : Gypsum outcrop; ca. 1300 m alt.
  Egypt, Sinai, Arabia, Israel, Jordan, Iran, Pakistan.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Med-Checklist 3: 144 (1986).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 223 (1999).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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Record n°142083 modified 2008-04-10
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