African Plant Database

Atriplex halimus var. granulata L. Chevall.
Protologue : Bull. Herb. Boissier, sér. 2 4: 444 (1905)
Notes : for North Afric, its a forma.
Information on the genus : Atriplex
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Atriplex halimus L.
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Atriplex halimus L.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Atriplex halimus f. granulata (L. Chevall.) Maire
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Atriplex halimus L. (1753)
=Atriplex halimus var. glaucoidea L. Chevall.
=Atriplex halimus var. hastulata Maire (1933)
=Atriplex halimus var. rifea Sennen & Mauricio ex Maire (1936)
=Atriplex halimus var. intermedia L. Chevall. (1905)
=Atriplex halimus var. ramosissima L. Chevall. (1905)
=Atriplex halimus var. venosa L. Chevall. (1905)
=Atriplex halimus f. cordata L. Chevall.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or woody herb, much-branded, procumbent or sprawling thickened and subwoody with a smooth white bark, 40 cm long.
Ecology : Flood-plains, pans and valley grasslands; (sub-)saline or greywhite soils; to 1000 m alt. (Kenya). Mediterranian Region to Syria and Jordan; Mauritius, Madagascar. Disjunct area?

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Afrique N. 1: 82 (1952).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°26640
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