African Plant Database

Tamarix gallica L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 270 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Tamarix
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Tamarix gallica L. subsp. gallica
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Tamarix anglica Webb (1841)
=Tamarix brachystilis var. littoralis Pau & Font Quer (1928)
=Tamarix gallica var. littoralis (Pau & Font Quer) Maire (1934)
=Tamarix gallica var. longibracteata Maire (1933)
=*Tamarix anglica var. berthelotii Webb (1909)
=Tamarix anglica var. lanzarottae Webb (1909)
=Tamarix gallica var. microstachys Batt.
=Tamarix gallica var. dolichostachys Batt.
=Tamarix gallica var. brachyteca Trab.
Taxon infra-specific
Tamarix gallica L. subsp. gallica
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Tree, often shrubby, to 8 m high.
Ecology : Humid places, mostly river banks. France, Spain, Italy; Algeria, Morocco; probably introduced in England and Switzerland. In tropical Africa perhaps spontaneous in Senegal. – Mauritania, Niger?"

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • NÈGRE, R. (1962). Petite flore des régions arides du Maroc occidental. 2: 74
  • Fl. Eur. 2: 293 (1968).
  • BAUM, B. R. (1978). The genus Tamarix.
  • VALDES, B., S. TALAVERA & E. FERNANDEZ-GALIANO (ed.) (1987). Flora Vascular de Andalucía Occidental, vol. 1 1: 361 
  • Fl. Iberica 3: 441 (1993). 
  • FENNANE, M., M. IBN TATTOU, J. MATHEZ, A. OUYAHYA & J. EL OUALIDI (éd.) (1999). Flore pratique du Maroc. vol. [1] Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 1: 331

Bibliography other :
  • SAHKI, A. & R.SAHKI (2004). Le Hoggar, promenade botanique
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Record n°94958 modified 2008-06-23
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