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Taxon: Capparis decidua (Forssk.) Edgew.

 
Genus: Capparis
Family: Capparaceae
Nomen number: 8890
Place of publication: J. Proc. Linn. Soc., Bot. 6:184. 1862
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-Mar-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria, Egypt, Libya
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Chad, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Sudan, Yemen [Socotra]
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Oman, Saudi Arabia, Yemen
    • WESTERN ASIA: Egypt, [Sinai] Iran (s.), Israel

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India (n.w.), Pakistan


References:

  1. Ali, S. I. & S. M. H. Jafri, eds. 1976-. Flora of Libya.
  2. Andrews, F. W. 1950-1956. The flowering plants of the Anglo-Egyptian Sudan.
  3. Bhandari, M. M. 1978. Flora of the Indian desert.
  4. Cufodontis, G. 1953-1972. Enumeratio plantarum aethiopiae: Spermatophyta.
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Capparis+decidua&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  6. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984-. Med-Checklist.
  7. Jacobs, M. 1965. The genus Capparis (Capparaceae) from the Indus to the Pacific. Blumea 12:424-425.
  8. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper. 1953-1972. Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2.
  9. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  10. Migahid, A. M. 1978. Flora of Saudi Arabia, ed. 2.
  11. Miller, A. G. & T. A. Cope. 1996-. Flora of the Arabian Peninsula and Socotra.
  12. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  13. Ozenda, P. 1977. Flore du Sahara, ed. 2
  14. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  15. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica.
  16. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. 1993-. Flora of India.
  17. Täckholm, V. 1974. Students' flora of Egypt, ed. 2.
  18. Thulin, M., ed. 1993-. Flora of Somalia. Note: mentions
  19. Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan. 1966-. Flora palaestina.
  20. Zohary, M. et al. 1980-. Conspectus florae orientalis.

Check other web resources for Capparis decidua (Forssk.) Edgew. :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=8890. Accessed 16 July 2019.