Ephedra antisyphilitica

From Wikispecies
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Ephedra antisyphilitica


Taxonavigation: Gnetales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Tracheophyta
Classis: Gnetopsida
Ordo: Gnetales

Familia: Ephedraceae
Genus: Ephedra
Species: Ephedra antisyphilitica


Ephedra antisyphilitica Berland. ex C.A.Mey., Bull. Cl. Phys.-Math. Acad. Imp. Sci. Saint-Pétersbourg 5: 36 (1845).


  • Heterotypic
    • Ephedra occidentalis Torr. ex Parl. in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 16(1): 354 (1869).
    • Ephedra texana E.L.Reed, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 62: 43 (1935).
    • Ephedra antisyphilitica var. brachycarpa Cory, Rhodora 40: 218 (1938).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: North-Central U.S.A.
      • Oklahoma.
    • Regional: South-Central U.S.A.
      • New Mexico, Texas.
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary references[edit]


Vernacular names[edit]

English: Clapweed
Wikimedia Commons For more multimedia, look at Ephedra antisyphilitica on Wikimedia Commons.