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Atriplex glauca L.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Family (APGIII) : AMARANTHACEAE
Protologue : Cent. Pl. I 33 (1755)
Information on the genus : Atriplex
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Atriplex glauca L. subsp. glauca
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Atriplex glauca var. rotundifolia (Bonnet & Barratte) Maire
=Atriplex parvifolia var. rotundifolia Bonnet & Barratte (1896)
=Atriplex alexandrina Boiss. (1879)
=Atriplex parvifolia var. candeli Maire & Sennen
 
Taxon infra-specific
Atriplex glauca subsp. mauritanica (Boiss. & Reut.) Dobignard (2001)
Atriplex glauca subsp. palaestina (Boiss.) Dobignard (2011)
Atriplex glauca subsp. ifniensis (Caball.) Rivas Mart. & al. (1993)
Atriplex glauca L. subsp. glauca
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Dwarf shrub, to 50 cm; stems erect or ascending, branched at branched; stems 4-40 cm long.
Ecology : Wadi-beds, stony, clayey or ± salty soils. Comprises 2 vars. (very variable). Spain, S Portugal, Macaronesia, N Africa to Sinai and SW Asia; Saudi Arabia (Feddes Repert. 111: 290, 2000).

Bibliography for North Africa :
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  • Iles Canaries [Pitard & Proust]: 328 (1908 [1909]) 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 1: 290 (1962).
  • Fl. Afrique N. 8: 84 (1962). 
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  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 55 (1979).
  • Med-Checklist 1: 291 (1984).
  • Fl. Iberica 2: 506 (1990). 
  • Tutin, T. G. (1993). Flora Europaea [ed. 2] 1: 115
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  • LEBRUN, J. P. (1998). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires de la Mauritanie et du Sahara occidental. Boissiera 55: 70
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  • VALDÉS, B., REJDALI, M., ACHHAL EL KADMIRI, JURY, J. L. & J. M. MONTSERRAT (2002). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Nord du Maroc, incluant des clés d'identification. I. 1: 116
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 26639
 
Record n°26639 modified 2013-11-09
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