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Frankenia pulverulenta L.
Family : FRANKENIACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 332 (1753)
Information on the genus : Frankenia
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Frankenia pulverulenta L. subsp. pulverulenta
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Frankenia pulverulenta f. corymbosa Batt. (1888)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Frankenia pulverulenta subsp. florida (L. Chevall.) Maire (1941)
Frankenia pulverulenta L. subsp. pulverulenta
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual, sprawling herb, forming circular clumps; stems herbaceous, often filiform with many dichotomous branchings.
Ecology : Coastal sebkha, guelta, alluvium; sometimes in gardens. Old World except northern Europe and Far East.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb- Ht 0.02 - 0.35 m. Alt: 3 - 1370 m. Distribution: NAM, EC, FS, NC, NW, WC

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
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Bibliography for Southern Africa :
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Bibliography for North Africa :
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  • Fl. Arch. Madeira : 23 (1914).
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  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 486 (1932). 
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  • Fl. Eur. 2: 294 (1968).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 512 (1979).
  • OZENDA, P. (1983). Flore et végétation du Sahara. Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris.
  • Med-Checklist 3: 232 (1986).
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  • Fl. Egypt (Boulos) 2: 130 (2000).
  • VALDÉS, B., REJDALI, M., ACHHAL EL KADMIRI, JURY, J. L. & J. M. MONTSERRAT (2002). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Nord du Maroc, incluant des clés d'identification. I. 1: 216
  • List. Esp. Sylv. Canarias : 118 (2004).
  • FENNANE, M. & M. IBN TATTOU (2005). Flore vasculaire du Maroc. Inventaire et chorologie [1]. Trav. Inst. Sci. Univ. Mohammed V, Sér. Bot. 37: 242
  • LE FLOC’H, E., L. BOULOS & E. VÉLA (2010). Catalogue synonymique commenté de la Flore de Tunisie
 
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