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Cyclospermum leptophyllum (Pers.) Sprague ex Britton & P.Wilson / Homotypic Synonyms: Apium leptophyllum (Pers.) F.Muell. ex Benth., it is an annual plant exotic, erect to spreading stems 30 cm, rather coarse, grooved. Leaves: Pinnately 3 or 4 times divided into linear-filiform segments, 3-8 cm. Life Form: Th, Flowering in: Aug., Vern: ———-, Phytochoria: S-Cosm, The native range of this species is Mexico to S. Tropical America., Notes: Introduced in Libya, weed flora.

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Distribution in Libya
Al-Jafarah Plain Benghazi Plain
Tripoli 1982 Benghazi 1978


Bibliographic references:  
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:  
Jafri, S. M. H. & El-Gadi, A. (1985) Flora of Libya, Apiaceae Vol. (117) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.
Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses , Sorted by Newest:

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