Taxon: Prosopis farcta (Banks & Sol.) J. F. Macbr.

 
Genus: Prosopis
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Caesalpinioideae
      Tribe: Mimoseae
Nomen number: 100110
Place of publication: Contr. Gray Herb. 59:17. 1919
Name Verified on: 13-Jan-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 28-Mar-2001
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 9 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (a common weed in Israel fide Atlas WWeed)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Africa

    • Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Tunisia
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Arabian Peninsula: Bahrain; Kuwait; Oman; Saudi Arabia; United Arab Emirates; Yemen
    • Caucasus: Azerbaijan; Georgia
    • Middle Asia: Kazakhstan; Kyrgyzstan; Tajikistan; Turkmenistan; Uzbekistan
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan; Cyprus; Egypt - Sinai; Iran; Iraq; Israel; Jordan; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India - Punjab; Pakistan

References:

  • Burkart, A. 1976. A monograph of the genus Prosopis (Leguminosae subfam. Mimosoideae) J. Arnold Arbor. 57:452.
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. 1984- (L Medit)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Holm, L. et al. A geographical atlas of world weeds. 1979 (Atlas WWeed)
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Lock, J. M. & K. Simpson Legumes of West Asia: a checklist. 1991 (Leg WAsia)
  • Meikle, R. D. Flora of Cyprus. 1977-1985 (F Cyprus)
  • Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. 1970- (F Pak)
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. 1963- (F Iran)
  • Sanjappa, M. Legumes of India. 1992 (Leg India)
  • Townsend, C. C. & E. Guest Flora of Iraq. 1966- (F Iraq)
  • Yakovlev, G. P. et al. Legumes of Northern Eurasia. 1996 (Leg NEurasia)
  • Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan Flora palaestina. 1966- (F Palest)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Prosopis farcta (Banks & Sol.) J. F. Macbr. :

  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

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