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*Alhagi maurorum Medikus. Camelthorn, Caspian-manna, Persian-manna. Phen: May-Sep; Jul-Oct. Hab: Disturbed areas. Dist: Native of Mediterranean s. Europe, n. Africa, and w. Asia.

Origin/Endemic status: W. Asia

Taxonomy Comments: The taxonomy of this species is controversial. Depending on interpretation, our introduced plants in North America may be treated differently than indicated.

Synonymy: = FNA11.2, K3, K4, Isely (1998); = Alhagi camelorum – Tx, illegitimate name; > Alhagi maurorum Medik. ssp. maurorum

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Wetland Indicator Status:

  • Great Plains: FAC

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