African Plant Database

Halothamnus somalensis (N.E. Br.) Botsch.
Information on the genus : Halothamnus
Basionym : Salsola somalensis N.E. Br.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Salsola somalensis N.E. Br.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Salsola bottae var. faurotii Franch.
=Salsola bottae var. farinulenta Chiov.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrublet to 50 cm high; stems divaricate to erect, longitudinally to 60 cm long; perennial.
Ecology : Open Acacia woodland / bushland, usually with Commiphora; often but not always, on limestone; 15-1550 m alt.
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Record n°26753
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