Taxon profile


African Adder's-mouth
Malcolmia africana (L.) R. Br.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Brassicales »  family Brassicaceae - crucifers »  genus Malcolmia - malcolmia

Scientific synonyms

Cheiranthus scaber Moench
Cheiranthus taraxacifolius Balb.
Crucifera africana (L.) E.H.L.Krause
Erysimum polyceratum Pall.
Fedtschenkoa africana (L.) F.Dvořák
Fedtschenkoa stenopetala (Bernh. ex Fisch. & C.A.Mey.) F.Dvořák
Fedtschenkoa taraxacifolia (Balb.) Dvořák
Hesperis africana L.
Malcolmia africana var. africana
Malcolmia africana var. divaricata Fisch.

Other names

= African Addersmouth
= African Malcomia
= African Mustard

Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Malcolmia africana (L.) R. Br.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Pest Information Wiki [Strigosella_africana_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Strigosella africana (L.) Botsch.]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Malcolmia africana (L.) R. Br.]
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic [], Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Malcolmia africana (L.) R. Br.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Malcolmia africana (L.) W. T. Aiton]
Data retrieved on: 17 September 2014

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