African Plant Database

Sideroxylon spinosum L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 193 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Sideroxylon
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Argania spinosa (L.) Skeels
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Argania spinosa (L.) Skeels (1911)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Argania sideroxylon Roem. & Schult. (1819)
=*Argania spinosa var. apiculata Maire (1929)
=Argania spinosa var. mutica Maire (1929)
=Elaeodendron argan Retz. (1791)

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 26 (1997).
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Record n°91584 modified 2007-01-03
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