Mantisalca salmantica

Mantisalca salmantica (L.) Briq. & Cavill.

Common Names

مرير (مُريْر)، مرور (مرّور) (Arabic), مرار (مُرار)، مرير (مُرير) (Arabic)

Languages: English

Ecology and Distribution

Global Distribution

Southern Europe, north Africa, Turkey.

Distribution in Egypt

Mediterranean region.

Taxonomy

  • Centaurea salmantica L. (synonym)
  • Microlonchus duriarei Sapach (synonym)
  • Microlonchus salmanticus (L.) DC. (synonym)
  • Mantiscala duriaei (Spach) Briq. & CavilL. (synonym)

References

F.N., Hepper., & I. Friis. (1994).  The Plants of Pehr Forsskal's "Flora Ageyptiaco-Arabica". Kew: Kew Publishing..
L., Boulos. (Submitted).  Flora of Egypt. Cairo: Al Hadara Publishing..
V., Täckholm. (1974).  Students’ Flora of Egypt, 2nd Ed. Cairo: Cairo University Press..
V., Täckholm., & M. Drar. (Submitted).  Flora of Egypt. Bulletin of the Faculty of Science. Cairo: Cairo University Press..