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Pakistan | Family List | Boraginaceae | Lappula

1. Lappula spinocarpos subsp. spinocarpos


  • Anchusa spinocarpos Forssk.
  • Echinospermum spinocarpos (Forssk.) Boiss.
  • Sclerocaryopsis spinocarpos (Forssk.) Brand

    Fl. Per.: April-May.

    Type: Alexandria, Forsskal s.n. (C).

    Distribution: N. Africa, Palestine, Iraq, Iran, Soviet C. Asia, Afghanistan, Pakistan.

    A desert plant, variable as regards the leaf shape and hair density. The ornamentation of the nutlets also varies from ± smooth to minutely verrucose to tuberculate.


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