Caroxylon pillansii

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Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Amaranthaceae s.l.
Cladus: Chenopodiaceae s.str.
Subfamilia: Salsoloideae
Tribus: Caroxyleae
Genus: Caroxylon
Species: Caroxylon pillansii



Caroxylon pillansii (Botsch.) Mucina, Phytotaxa 312(2): 168. (2017)


  • Basionym
    • Salsola pillansii Botsch., Bot. Zhurn. (Moscow & Leningrad) 58: 829. (1973)
      • Type: South Africa. Little Namaqualand [Northern Cape Prov.]: Anisfontein, October 1926, Pillans 5292. Holotype: K-000243957; Isotype: K-000243958.
  • Homotypic
    • "Caroxylon sp. N" sensu Mucina & Snijman in Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region. Vol. 2: The Extra Cape flora: 235 (2013).


Native distribution areas:
  • Africa
    • Southern Africa
      • Namibia: Namib Desert (Sossusvlei); South Africa (NC): Namaqualand

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition



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