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This species is accepted, and its native range is Egypt to Iraq and Arabian Peninsula.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Egypt, Gulf States, Iraq, Lebanon-Syria, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Sinai

Caroxylon volkensii (Schweinf. & Asch.) Akhani & Roalson appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1948 Schweinfurth, G.A. [s.n.], Egypt Salsola volkensii K000899572 syntype
Schweinfurth, G.A. [s.n.], Egypt Salsola volkensii K000899573 isolectotype
Schweinfurth, G.A. [s.n.], Egypt Salsola volkensii K000899574 isolectotype

First published in Int. J. Pl. Sci. 168: 948 (2007)

Accepted by

  • Ghazanfar, S.A. & Edmandson, J.R. (eds.) (2016). Flora of Iraq 5(1): 1-284. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.
  • Musselman, L.J. (2011). Checklist of Plants of Lebanon and Syria http://ww2.odu.edu/~lmusselm/plant/lebsyria/Checklist%20of%20Lebanon%20Plants.pdf.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boulos, L. (1999). Flora of Egypt 1: 1-419. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
  • Jongbloed, M., Western, R.A. & Boer, B. (2000). Annotated Check-list for plants in the U.A.E.: 1-90. Zodiac Publishing, Dubai.
  • Musselman, L.J. (2011). Checklist of Plants of Lebanon and Syria http://ww2.odu.edu/~lmusselm/plant/lebsyria/Checklist%20of%20Lebanon%20Plants.pdf.

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/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0