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This species is accepted, and its native range is Sahara to Syria and W. India.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Doubtfully present in:

Tunisia

Native to:

Egypt, India, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Sinai

Caroxylon villosum (Schult.) Akhani & Roalson appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Sep 19, 1974 Davis, P.H. [5022], Palestinian Territory, Occupied Salsola palaestinica K000899563 Unknown type material
Sep 19, 1974 Davis, P.H. [5022], Palestinian Territory, Occupied Salsola palaestinica K000899562 isotype
Sep 23, 1974 Park, B.C. [54], Libya Salsola libyca K000243924 Unknown type material
Sep 23, 1974 Park, B.C. [54], Libya Salsola libyca K000243925 isotype

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

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boulos, L. (1999). Flora of Egypt 1: 1-419. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2011). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 2: 1-429. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Miller, A.G. & Cope, T.A. (1996). Flora of the Arabian peninsula and Socotra 1: 1-586. Edinburgh university press.

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