Halothamnus afghanicus

Halothamnus afghanicus, Isotype (E)


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: Halothamnus
Sectio: Halothamnus sect. Halothamnus
Species: Halothamnus afghanicus


Halothamnus afghanicus Kothe-Heinr., Biblioth. Bot. 143: 84. (1993)

  • Type: Afghanistan, Kabul, ca. 65 km E of Kabul, just E of Sarobi near the Laghman provincial border, gravel hills, slopes covered by Artemisia steppe, 1180 m. 14.07.1972, Uotila 18455b. Holotype: H H1109572, Isotypes: H1109198, E E00004661, LE.


Native distribution areas:
  • Asia-Temperate
    • Western Asia
      • E-Afghanistan (Kabul, Nangarhar, Jalalabad basin)

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


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