Taxon: Phelipanche lavandulacea (Rchb.) Pomel

Genus: Phelipanche
Family: Orobanchaceae
Nomen number: 460112
Place of publication: Bull. Soc. Sci. Phys. Algérie 11:106. 1874
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 12-Sep-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: parasite (on Bituminaria bituminosa & variety of herbs fide F Eur)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (on Bituminaria bituminosa & variety of herbs fide F Eur)

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • Macaronesia: Spain Canary Islands
    • Northern Africa: Algeria ; Egypt ; Libya ; Morocco ; Tunisia
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Western Asia: Cyprus ; Israel ; Jordan ; Lebanon ; Syria ; Turkey
  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Croatia ; Greece ; Italy
    • Southwestern Europe: France ; Spain


  • Carlón, L. et al. Index of Orobanchaceae (on-line resource). 2005- (Index Orobanchaceae)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • Schneeweiss, G. M. 2011. Review of Orobanchaceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.)


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