Taxon: Salsola soda L.

Genus: Salsola
Family: Chenopodiaceae
  Subfamily: Salsoloideae
      Tribe: Salsoleae
Nomen number: 32815
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:223. 1753
Name Verified on: 15-May-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 15-May-2001
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • Northern Africa: Algeria
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Azerbaijan
    • China: China - Xinjiang
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Turkmenistan
    • Siberia: Russian Federation - Altay
    • Western Asia: Iran; Israel; Turkey
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Russian Federation - Kalmykia, - Orenburg, - Rostov, - Saratov, - Volgograd; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Germany; Hungary
    • Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Montenegro; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain

  • Naturalized:

  • Northern America

    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California
  • Southern America

    • Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires


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  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image