Gomphocarpus sinaicus Boiss.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Israel to N. Central & W. Arabian Peninsula.

Native to:

Egypt, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Sinai, Yemen

Gomphocarpus sinaicus Boiss. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Sep 20, 1850 Schimper, W. [379], Sinai K000234719 isosyntype Yes
Boissier, E. [s.n.], Sinai K000234711 isosyntype Yes
Aucher-Eloy [1511], Syria K000234710 isosyntype Yes
K000234712 Yes
Lord, J.K. [s.n.], Sinai K000234716 Yes
Bove, N. [93], Sinai K000234717 isosyntype Yes
Bove, N. [93], Sinai K000234715 isosyntype Yes
Schimper, W. [1029] K000234713 Yes
McDonald [s.n.] K000234714 Yes
Schimper, W. [379], Sinai K000234718 isosyntype Yes
Schimper, W. [379], Sinai K000234720 isosyntype Yes
Holland, F.W. [s.n.], Sinai K000234721 Yes
Sinai K000234722 Yes
Drake [29], Sinai K000234723 Yes

First published in Diagn. Pl. Orient. 11: 80 (1849)

Accepted by

  • Collenette, S. (1999). Wildflowers of Saudi Arabia: 1-799. National commission for wildlife conservation and development (NCWCD), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
  • Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. (2011). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 2: 1-429. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
  • Llewellyn, O.A., Hall, M., Miller, A.G., Al-Abbasi, T.M., Al-Wetaid, A.H., Al-Harbi, R.J. & Al-Shammari, K.F. (2011). Important plant areas in the Arabian peninsula: 4. Jabal Aja Edinburgh Journal of Botany 68: 199-224.
  • Wood, J.R.I. (1997). A Handbook of the Yemen Flora: 1-434. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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