Microcnemum

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Microcnemum

Microcnemum Ung.-Sternb., Atti Congr. Bot. Firenze 1874: 268, 269, 280. 1876 sec. Kühn 19931 wfo-4000024082
      Nametype: Microcnemum fastigiatum (Loscos & J.Pardo) Ung.-Sternb.
  • 1. Kühn, U. 1993: Chenopodiaceae, pp. 253-281. – In: Kubitzki, K., Rohwer, J.G. & Bittrich, V. (ed.), The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants 2. – Berlin, Heidelberg & New York: Springer

Notes

A monotypic genus in Salicornioideae of rare hygrohalophytic herbs with two subspecies that show a disjunct distribution in the western and eastern Mediterranean region to central Iran (Kadereit & Yaprak 2008).A,B

Bibliography

A. Hernández-Ledesma, P., Berendsohn, W. G., Borsch, T., von Mering, S., Akhani, H., Arias, S., Castañeda-Noa, I., Eggli, U., Eriksson, R., Flores-Olvera, H., Fuentes-Bazán, S., Kadereit, G., Klak, C., Korotkova, N., Nyffeler, R., Ocampo, G. & Ochoterena, H. 2015: A taxonomic backbone for the global synthesis of species diversity in the angiosperm order Caryophyllales. – Willdenowia 45(3): 281-383. https://doi.org/10.3372/wi.45.45301
B. Kadereit, G. & Yaprak, A. E. 2008: Microcnemum coralloides (Salicornioideae, Chenopodiaceae): an example of intraspecific east-west disjunction in the Mediterranean region. – Anales del Jardín Botánico de Madrid 65(2): 415 – 426. https://doi.org/10.3989/ajbm.2008.v65.i2.303