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Crotalaria arenaria Benth.

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Crotalaria arenaria Benth., it is a perennial herb. Stem woody, prostrate, much branched, dcnsely paele villous, up 10 30 cm long. Leaves simple, stipules absent, leaflet elliptic, sessile. c,15 x 8 mm. brown, pilose on both surfaces, thick. Raceme, very few-flowered, lax. Flowers c. 10 mm long. Pods 10 mm long, densely pilose.  Life Form: Ch,   Flowering in:—————-,   Vern:—————,   Phytochoria: SZ, The native range of this species is W. Tropical Africa to Sudan.    Notes: Wild in Libya.

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Distribution in Libya
Tibesti area
Reported from Tibesti by Keith


Bibliographic references:  
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:  
Jafri, S.M.H. & El-Gadi, A. (1980) Flora of Libya, Fabaceae Vol.  (86) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.
Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses, Sorted by Newest: pdf files