Salicornia

Salicornia

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Synonymy

Salicornia L., Sp. Pl. 1: 3. 1753 sec. Kadereit & al. (2006a)

Notes

The genus is distributed worldwide (except for Australia and South America) in salt marshes and saline inland habitats and consists of annual species. It is nested within the perennial Sarcocornia. For recent molecular and morphological studies see Kadereit & al. (2007, 2012), Akhani (2008), Teege & al. (2011), Slenzka & al. (2013), Steffen & al. (2015).