African Plant Database

Tribulus rajasthanensis Bhandari & V.S. Sharma
Information on the genus : Tribulus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial or rarely annual, diffusely prostrate or somewhat ascending herb with many stems to 30 cm long; from a somewhat woody rootstock.
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Ecology : Open areas of gypsaceous limestone and rocky plateau; 714 m alt. (Somalia); in this country the fruit is smaller (±1,2 cm ) with shorter lateral spines ±3 mm long (not in Fl. Somalia). Closely allied to T. terrestris.
  Arabia, Afghanistan, India (Rajasthan).
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Record n°124463
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