African Plant Database

Fadenia zygophylloides Aellen & C. C. Towns.
Family : Chenopodiaceae
Information on the genus : Fadenia
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Salsola zygophylloides (Aellen & Towns.) Akhani
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Salsola zygophylloides (Aellen & Towns.) Akhani (2007)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub to 30 cm high, with numerous, alternate branches, with 10 cm long, simple or more commonly branched. Exceedingly
Ecology : Saline soils, sometines on gypsum; Euphorbia cuneata- Commiphora sp. aff. flaviflora dwarf shrubland in sandy soil on weathered sandstone; sand and mud with carbonaceous gravel, with Tetrapogon tenellus and Cenchrus mitis; 100-600 m alt.
  • Kew Bull. 27: 501 (1972)
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    Record n°26749
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