Caroxylon arboreum

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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 arboreum


Caroxylon arboreum (C.A.Sm. ex Aellen) Mucina, Phytotaxa 312(2): 157. (2017)


  • Basionym
    • Salsola arborea C.A.Sm. ex Aellen, Mitt. Bot. Staatssamml. München 5: 117 (1963).
      • Type: South-West Africa (Namibia). Dist. Lüderitz-Süd: nördlich von Lüderitzbucht, 1906–1907, Peyer 7. Holotype: PRE-0374397-0; Isotype: Z-000092016 filed as Salsola aphylla).
      • Possible paratypes: De Winter & Giess 6284, Distr. Lüderitz-Süd, 30 miles S of Aus on road to Witputs, 12 September 1958. LE-00011778, M-0107439, M-0107440.
  • Homotypic
    • Salsola arborea C.A.Sm. ex Ulbr. in Engl. & Prantl in Natürl. Pflanzenfam., ed. 2, 16c: 566 (1934), nom. nud. (Art. 38.1a of ICN).
  • Heterotypic
    • "Caroxylon sp. G" sensu Mucina & Snijman in Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region. Vol. 2: The Extra Cape flora: 234 (2013)


Native distribution areas:
  • Africa
    • Southern Africa
      • Namibia: Etosha, Kaokoveld, Augab Dist., Lüderitz Bay, Sperrgebiet; South Africa (NC): Augrabies, Little Karoo, Namaqualand.

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


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