Halopeplis Bunge ex Ung.-Sternb., Vers. Syst. Salicorn.: 102. 1866 sec. Kühn (1993)
Halopeplis comprises three species of annual and perennial hygrohalophytes distributed in the southern Mediterranean, South Africa and south, west and central Asia. The genus belongs to Salicornieae and is closely related to Halocnemum and Halostachys (Kadereit & al. 2006).