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This species is accepted, and its native range is NW. Africa to NW. Mauritania.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Algeria, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Tunisia, Western Sahara

Deverra scoparia Coss. & Durieu appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Cosson, E. [s.n.], Algeria Pituranthos scoparius K000310843
Ibrahim [s.n.], Morocco Pituranthos scoparius K000310849
Balansa, B. [1004] Pituranthos scoparius K000310850 isotype

First published in Bull. Soc. Bot. France 2: 248 (1855)

Accepted by

  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2011). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 2: 1-429. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.

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