African Plant Database

Tribulus megistopterus subsp. pterocarpus (Ehrenb. ex C. Müll.) Hosni
Protologue : Taeckholmia 11: 12 (1991)
Information on the genus : Tribulus
Basionym : Tribulus pterocarpus Ehrenb. ex C. Müll.
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Tribulus pterocarpus Ehrenb. ex C. Müll.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Similar to T. terrestris (annual).
Ecology : Sandy places. Libya?; Egypt; Arabia.

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