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This species is accepted, and its native range is Macaronesia, SE. Spain, N. Africa to W. & S. Iran and Arabian Peninsula.
Gymnocarpos sclerocephalus

Native to:

Algeria, Canary Is., Cape Verde, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Eritrea, Gulf States, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Sinai, Somalia, Spain, Sudan, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Western Sahara

Gymnocarpos sclerocephalus (Decne.) Dahlgren & Thulin appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
McDonald, Major. [s.n.], Arabian Peninsula Sclerocephalus arabicus K000681885
Moseley, H.N. [12], Arabian Peninsula Sclerocephalus arabicus K000681887
Aucher-Eloy, P.M.R. [4513], Oman Sclerocephalus arabicus K000681886
s, coll. [s.n.], Arabian Peninsula Sclerocephalus arabicus K000681888

First published in Edinburgh J. Bot. 59: 233 (2002)

Accepted by

  • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2011). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 3: 1-449. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
  • Thulin, M. (ed.) (2006). Flora of Somalia 3: 1-626. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Barry, J. P. & Celles, J.S. (1991). Flore de Mauritanie 1: 1-359. Centre Regional de Documentation Pedagogique, Nice.
  • Daoud, H.S. in Al-Rawi, A. (1985). Flora of Kuwait 1: 1-224. Alden Press Ltd., U.K.
  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2011). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 3: 1-449. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Ghazanfar, S.A. & Edmandson, J.R. (eds.) (2016). Flora of Iraq 5(1): 1-284. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.
  • Ghazanfar, S.A. (2003). Flora of Oman 1: 1-262. National Botanic Garden of Belgium, Meise.
  • Guinea, E. (1948). Catálogo razonado de las plantas del Sáhara Español Anales del Jardin Botanico de Madrid 8: 357-429.
  • Hansen, A. & Sunding, P. (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295.
  • Quézel, P. (1958). Mission Botanique au Tibesti: 1-357. Université d'Alger.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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Kew Science Photographs
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