Misopates Orontium (L.) Raf.

Languages: English

Ecology and Distribution

Global Distribution

Atlantic Islands, southern and western Europe, north Africa, southwest and southern central Asia.

Distribution in Egypt

Nile and Mediterranean region, eastern desert, Gebel Elba and Sinai.


  • Antirrhinum orontium L. (synonym)


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