African Plant Database

Suaeda aegyptiaca (Hasselq.) Zohary
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 55: 635 (1957)
Information on the genus : Suaeda
Basionym : Chenopodium aegyptiacum Hasselq.
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Chenopodium aegyptiacum Hasselq.
 Schanginia aegyptiaca (Hasselq.) Aellen (1964)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Schanginia baccata (Forssk. ex J.F. Gmel.) Moq.
=Suaeda baccata Forssk. ex J.F. Gmel. (1791)
=Schanginia hortensis (Forssk. ex J.F. Gmel.) Moq.
=Suaeda hortensis Forssk. ex J.F. Gmel. (1791)
=Suaeda maris-mortui Post
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Succulent annual herb or short-lived perennial, 60-100 cm herb, sometimes subwoody at the base; base of leaf stalk
Ecology : Coastal dwarf-bushland dominated by Suaeda spp.; near sealevel. Libya, Egypt, Cyprus, Israel, Arabia, SW Asia eastward to Iran; naturalized in S Australia.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1978). Flora of Libya. 58: 67
  • Med-Checklist 1: 313 (1984).
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 1: 112 (1999).

Bibliography other :
  • MOLERO BRIONES J. & MONTSERRAT MARTÍ J.M. (2008). Quenopodiaceas nuevas o raras para la flora de Marruecos. Lagascalia 26: 18
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