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This species is accepted, and its native range is N. Africa to N. Chad and India (Gujarat).
Haplophyllum tuberculatum

[FSOM]

M. Thulin et al. Flora of Somalia, Vol. 1-4 [updated 2008] https://plants.jstor.org/collection/FLOS

Morphology General Habit
Perennial herb, sometimes somewhat woody at the base, up to c. 60 cm tall, glabrous to pubescent
Morphology Leaves
Leaves obovate to lanceolate or linear, 5–10(–40) x 3–6(–10) mm, obtuse at the apex, cuneate or attenuate at the base, margin entire to crenate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Sepals ovate-triangular to oblong, 0.8–1.3 x 0.8–1 mm, glabrous to ciliate or pubescent, falling off in fruit
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Petals yellow, 3–5.5 x 1.5–2.2 mm
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Ovary
Ovary 5-celled, with 2 ovules in each cell
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Capsules 1.5–2 mm long and 2.5–4.5 mm wide
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds c. 1.5 mm long, black to grey, with densely arranged transverse interrupted ridges.
Distribution
N3 North Africa, Arabian Peninsula and eastwards to Pakistan.
Ecology
Near sea level
Vernacular
Addah, dufnod, gor-morndei (Somali)
Note
The Somali populations have small more or less obovate leaves up to about 15 x 8 mm.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Algeria, Chad, Egypt, India, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Sinai, Somalia, Sudan, Tunisia, Turkey, Yemen

Haplophyllum tuberculatum (Forssk.) A.Juss. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1966 Kotschy [366], Sudan K000199113
Jan 1, 1965 Stocks, J.E. [767], Pakistan K000700933 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1965 [illegible] [88] K000717017
Jan 1, 1965 Haussknecht, H.C. [s.n.], Syria K000717023
Jan 1, 1965 Boissier, P.E. [s.n.], Palestine K000717028 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1965 Boissier, P.E. [s.n.], Palestine K000717027
Jan 1, 1965 Schimper, W.P. [913] K000717016
Jan 1, 1965 s.coll. [s.n.] K000717007
Jan 1, 1965 Stocks, J.E. [467], Pakistan K000700931
Jan 1, 1965 Bunge, A.A.von [s.n.], Iran K000717015
Jan 1, 1965 Bunge, A.A.von [s.n.], Iran K000717014
Jan 1, 1965 Haussknecht, H.C. [172], Syria K000717025
Jan 1, 1965 Stocks, J.E. [767], Pakistan K000700932
Jan 1, 1965 s.coll. [s.n.] K000717008
Jan 1, 1965 Haussknecht, H.C. [s.n.], Iran K000717010
Jan 1, 1965 Haussknecht, H.C. [s.n.], Syria K000717026
Jan 1, 1965 Bornmüller, J.F.N. [291] K000717020
Jan 1, 1965 Haussknecht, H.C. [182], Syria K000717024
Jan 1, 1965 Aucher-Eloy, P.M.R. [817], Iran K000717013 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1965 s.coll. [s.n.] K000717005
Jan 1, 1965 Haussknecht, H.C. [s.n.], Iran K000717009
Jan 1, 1965 Oliver [s.n.], Iraq K000717018
Jan 1, 1964 Stapf, O. [92] K000717012
Jan 1, 1964 Sehlagh, G. [104], Jordan K000286340
Jan 1, 1964 Hayne, W.A. [s.n.], Jordan K000286341
Jan 1, 1964 Bunge, A.A.von [s.n.], Iran K000717011 Unknown type material
May 1, 1961 Aucher-Eloy, P.M.R. [816], Egypt K000717019
Mar 1, 1961 Chesney, F.R. [216] K000717022
Mar 1, 1961 Lindley [216] K000717021
s.coll. [s.n.] K000717006
Paine, J.A. [s.n.], Jordan K000286342
Cope, T.A. [238], Jordan K000286343
Al-Eisawi, D. [4838], Jordan K000286346
Cope, T.A. [317], Jordan K000286344
Tackholm, V. [9059], Jordan K000286345

First published in Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 12: 528 (1825)

Accepted by

  • Collenette, S. (1999). Wildflowers of Saudi Arabia: 1-799. National commission for wildlife conservation and development (NCWCD), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
  • Daoud, H.S. in Al-Rawi, A. (1985). Flora of Kuwait 1: 1-224. Alden Press Ltd., U.K.
  • 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.
  • Davis, P.H. (ed.) (1967). Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands 2: 1-581. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.
  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2013). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 5: 1-451. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Ghazanfar, S.A. (1992). An Annotated Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Oman and their Vernacular names Scripta Botanica Belgica 2: 1-153.
  • Musselman, L.J. (2011). Checklist of Plants of Lebanon and Syria http://ww2.odu.edu/~lmusselm/plant/lebsyria/Checklist%20of%20Lebanon%20Plants.pdf.
  • Nasir, E. & Ali, S.I. (eds.) (1970-1995). Flora of West Pakistan 1-131.
  • Thulin, M. (ed.) in Thulin, M. (ed.) (1999). Flora of Somalia 2: 1-303. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Townsend, C.C. & Guest, E. (eds.) (1980). Flora of Iraq 4(1): 1-628. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.
  • Townsend, C.C. (1966). Flora Iranica 36: 1-21. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.
  • Wood, J.R.I. (1997). A handbook of the Yemen Flora: 1-434. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boulos, L. (2000). Flora of Egypt 2: 1-352. Al Hadara Publishing, Cairo.
  • Collenette, S. (1999). Wildflowers of Saudi Arabia: 1-799. National commission for wildlife conservation and development (NCWCD), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
  • Daoud, H.S. in Al-Rawi, A. (1985). Flora of Kuwait 1: 1-224. Alden Press Ltd., U.K.
  • 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.
  • Davis, P.H. (ed.) (1967). Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands 2: 1-581. Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh.
  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2013). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 5: 1-451. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Mosti, S., Raffaelli, M. & Tardelli, M. (2012). Contributions to the flora of central-southern Dhofar (Sultanate of Oman) Webbia; Raccolta de Scritti Botanici 67: 65-91.
  • Musselman, L.J. (2011). Checklist of Plants of Lebanon and Syria http://ww2.odu.edu/~lmusselm/plant/lebsyria/Checklist%20of%20Lebanon%20Plants.pdf.
  • Quézel, P. (1958). Mission Botanique au Tibesti: 1-357. Université d'Alger.
  • Townsend, C.C. (1966). Flora Iranica 36: 1-21. Naturhistorisches Museums Wien.
  • Wood, J.R.I. (1997). A handbook of the Yemen Flora: 1-434. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, Vol 2, (1999) Author: by M. Thulin [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

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