Taxon: Bassia hyssopifolia (Pall.) Kuntze

Genus: Bassia
Family: Chenopodiaceae
  Subfamily: Salsoloideae
      Tribe: Camphorosmeae
Nomen number: 6541
Place of publication: Revis. gen. pl. 2:547. 1891
Name Verified on: 03-Sep-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Sep-2002
Species priority site is: National Arid Land Plant Genetic Resources Unit (PARL)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide F BuenAir)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Dagestan; Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia - Ciscaucasia
    • China: China - Gansu, - Xinjiang
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
    • Mongolia: Mongolia
    • Siberia: Russian Federation - Altay; Russian Federation-Western Siberia - Western Siberia
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan; Iran; Syria
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Pakistan
  • Europe

    • East Europe: Moldova; Russian Federation-European part - European part; Ukraine
    • Southwestern Europe: Spain

  • Naturalized:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Arabian Peninsula: Saudi Arabia
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - Victoria
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Italy
    • Southwestern Europe: France
  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - South Dakota
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Massachusetts, - New York
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado, - Idaho, - Montana, - Oregon, - Washington, - Wyoming
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, - Texas
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - California, - Nevada, - Utah
    • Western Canada: Canada - Alberta, - British Columbia
  • Pacific

    • North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
  • Southern America

    • Southern South America: Argentina


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