African Plant Database

Pterocephalus papposus auct.
Family : Dipsacaceae
Information on the genus : Pterocephalus
Basionym : Scabiosa papposa L.
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Pterocephalus brevis Coult.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Scabiosa papposa L. (1753)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Pterocephalus brevis Coult. (1823)
=Pterocephalus plumosus auct.

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • COULTER, THOMAS (1823). Mémoire sur les Dipsacées. Geneve, Paris : 32 t.1 f.15
  • PAMPANINI, R. (1931). Prodromo della Flora Cirenaica. : 427
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ED.) (1978). Flora of Libya. 56: 1
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