African Plant Database

Atriplex spongiosa F. Muell.
Protologue : Trans. Philos. Soc. Victoria 2: 74 (1858)
Information on the genus : Atriplex
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Atriplex holocarpa F. Muell.
Status for SA : rejected (naturalised-introduced)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Senniella spongiosa (F. Muell.) Aellen (1938)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Atriplex spongiosa var. holocarpa (F. Muell.) J.M. Black
=Atriplex holocarpa F. Muell. (1859)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Dwarf shrub- Ht 0.1 - 0.3 m. Alt: up to 1435 m. Distribution: FS, NC

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • BOULOS, L. (1995). Flora of Egypt. Checklist.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°26631 created 2008-07-02 - modified 2008-07-02
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