Salsola zygophylloides

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Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Amaranthaceae s.l.
Cladus: Chenopodiaceae s.str.
Subfamilia: Salsoloideae
Tribus: Salsoleae
Genus: Salsola
Species: Salsola zygophylloides


Salsola zygophylloides (Aellen & Townsend) Akhani, Int. J. Pl. Sci. 168(6): 946. (2007)


  • Basionym
    • Fadenia zygophylloides Aellen & Townsend, Kew Bull. 27(3): 501. (1972)
      • Type: Kenya, E side of Lake Turkana ("Rudolf"), between Koobi Fora and Shin (hill), (3°57'N, 36°12'E - 3°58'N 36°20'E). 01.05.1971, R.B. Faden 71/291. Holotype: K K000243997, Isotype: US US-3109425.


Native distribution areas:
  • Africa
    • Northeast Tropical Africa
      • S-Ethiopia, Somalia
    • East Tropical Africa
      • NE-Kenya

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


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