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Tribulus bimucronatus Viv.
Family : ZYGOPHYLLACEAE
Protologue : Pl. Aegypt. Dec. 4: 9 (1830)
Information on the genus : Tribulus
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Tribulus bimucronatus Viv. var. bimucronatus
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Tribulus terrestris var. tomentosa Batt. (1907)
=*Tribulus bimucronatus var. tomentosus (Batt.) Ozenda & Quézel (1956)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Tribulus bimucronatus Viv. var. bimucronatus
Tribulus bimucronatus var. inermis (Kralik) Hosni (1988)
Tribulus bimucronatus var. bispinulosus (Kralik) Hosni (1988)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb with prostrate to procumbent branches to 50 cm long.
Ecology : Coastal plains; open ground, stony places. Libya, Egypt; Arabia. Comprises 3 vars.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • OZENDA, P. & P. QUÉZEL (1956). Les Zygophyllacées de l'Afrique du Nord et du Sahara. Trav. Inst. Rech. Sahar. 14: 75
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 2: 586 (1963).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 30 (2000).
 
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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