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Lotus longisiliquosus R.Roem. / Heterotypic Synonyms: Lotus collinus (Boiss.) Heldr., Similar to the Lotus creticus L., but plants less hairy, beak of the keel concealed in the wings, usually not purple-lipped, leaf-rachis 1-4 mm long. A rather green-looking plant, with often longer leaf-rachis.   Life Form: H,   Flowering in: Mar-May,   Vern:————-,   Phytochoria: MED, The native range of this species is Medit.   Notes: Wild in Libya.

For more information: https://powo.science.kew.org/taxon/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:503734-1,   https://www.ipni.org/n/503734-1,   https://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000213840,   https://www.gbif.org/species/7820973https://africanplantdatabase.ch/en/nomen/specie/146988/lotus-longisiliquosus-r-roem,  http://www.flowersinisrael.com/Lotuscollinus_page.htm,   https://flora.org.il/en/plants/lotlon/,   https://biodiversitycyprus.blogspot.com/2016/03/lotus-longisiliquosus-r-roem-cyprus.html

 

Distribution in Libya
Al-Jafarah Plain Al-Jabal Al-Akhder
Joddaim 1974 Wadi El-Teir, (24 km) from Derna along the coastal road to Susa,  Derna  1967

 

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
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