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Hornungia procumbens (L.) Hayek / Syn. Hymenolobus procumbens (L.) Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray, it is a herbs annual, (2-)5-22(-30) cm tall, glabrous throughout or puberulent with minutely forked trichomes. Stems erect, ascending, or decumbent, branched at base or rarely simple. Basal leaves rosulate or not; petiole (2-)5-12(-20) mm; leaf blade obovate, oblanceolate, or oblong, (0.2-)1-2.5(-4) cm × (1-)5-11(-16) mm., Life Form: Th ,   Flowering in: Apr-Aug,   Vern:——- ,   Phytochoria: S.Cosm , The native range of this species is Canary Islands, Medit. to Xinjiang and Himalaya.  Notes: Wild in Libya.

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Distribution in Libya
Al-Jafarah Plain Benghazi Plain Marmarica Plateau
Reported from Tripoli, Sorman by Maire Reported from Benghazi by Durand & Barratte Tobruk 1924 Reported in Marmarica north-eastern part of Libya by Pampanini 1930


Bibliographic references:  
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:  
Ali, S.I. & Jafri, S.M.H. (1977) Flora of Libya, Brassicaceae Vol. (23) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.
Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses , Sorted by Newest: pdf files
Saaed, M.W.B., EL-Barasi, Y.M. & Rahil, R.O. (2021) An updated checklist and quantitative analysis of the Marmarica Plateau flora, in the north-eastern part of Libya. Phytotaxa 509 (1): 001-055., An updated Marmarica Plateau flora 2021