Taxon: Salsola vermiculata L.

 
Genus: Salsola
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Subfamily: Salsoloideae
Tribe: Salsoleae
Nomen number: 316405
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:223. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 02-Dec-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Dec-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Damascus saltwort  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Mediterranean saltwort  (Source: Castanea) - English
  • worm-leaf salsola  (Source: State Noxweed Seed) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Castanea 61:310. 1996)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Spain [Canary Islands]
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Saudi Arabia
    • WESTERN ASIA: Egypt, [Sinai] Iran, Iraq, Syria
    • CAUCASUS: Azerbaijan [Naxcivan]

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Italy [Sicily]
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: Portugal, Spain (incl. Baleares)


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Castroviejo, S. et al., eds. Flora iberica: plantas vasculares de la Peninsula Iberica e Islas Baleares. (F Iberica)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  4. Hansen, A. & P. Sunding Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 4. Sommerfeltia vol. 17. (L Macar ed4)
  5. Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. (Atlas Eur)
  6. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  7. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  8. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  9. Seed Regulatory and Testing Division, Agricultural Marketing Service, U.S.D.A. State noxious-weed seed requirements recognized in the administration of the Federal Seed Act (updated annually). (State Noxweed Seed)
  10. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, ed. 2. (F Eur ed2)
  11. Westbrooks, R. G. & R. E. Eplee 1996. Regulatory exclusion of harmful non-indigenous plants from the United States by USDA-APHIS-PPQ (Castanea) 61:310.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=316405. Accessed 25 May 2018.