African Plant Database


Tamarix nilotica (Ehrenb.) Bunge
Family : TAMARICACEAE
Protologue : Tent. Gen. Tamar. 54 (1852)
Information on the genus : Tamarix
Basionym : Tamarix gallica var. nilotica Ehrenb.
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Tamarix gallica var. nilotica Ehrenb. (1827)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Tamarix arabica Bunge (1852)
=Tamarix scebelensis Chiov. (1929)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree, 1-4(-10) m tall.
Ecology : Banks of rivers and seasonal streams in deciduous bushland or semi-desert scrub; on alluvial soil; (1-)300-1750 m alt. – Rarely planted. Egypt; Yemen, Arabia, Jordan, Israel, Palestine.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 654 (2006).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • EBERHARD, J. (1969). Pflanzen aus der libyschen Sahara. Willdenowia : 5(2); 295-341
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1979). Flora of Libya. 66: 13
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 127 (2000).

Bibliography other :
  • Linnaeus, C. (1972). Flora Palaestina, quam, venia experientissimae Facult. Med. ... 2: 355
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 94960
 
Record n°94960 modified 2007-01-24
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