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Aizoanthemopsis hispanica (L.) Klak , Synonyms: Aizoanthemum hispanicum (L.) H.E.K.Hartmann, Homotypic Synonyms: Aizoon hispanicum L., Aizoanthemopsis hispanica (L.) Klak, it is a sprawling annual herbaceous plant 5 to 20 cm high with opposite, papillose, succulent leaves.  Flowering in: Jan-Jun, Vern: Ghassoul- Malha, Phytochoria: MED+IT, The native range of this species is Macaronesia, Medit. to Iran and Arabian Peninsula.

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Distribution in Libya
Coastal area Zliten-Misurata Plain Al-Karareim 1968 Misurata (Sassu Valley) 2016 Zliten (Wadi EL-Zekr) 2022
Benghazi Plain Between Slouk and Al-Abiar 2016 Wadi El-Enaghar 2021 Beach sand dunes in Karkurah 2021
Northern Highlands Jabal Nafusa Wadi Malah, (10 km) from Nalut 1972 Msallata National Park (Shaafeen) 2013
Al-Jabal Al-Akhder Wadi (Valley) Stowah region 2007
Marmarica Plateau Reported in Marmarica north-eastern part of Libya by Pampanini 1930 (4 km) W. Bugrain, (75 km) from Al-Weshka 1975 From Tobruk to Egyptian Border 1999


Bibliographic references:
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:
Jafri, S. M. H. & El-Gadi, A. (1977) Flora of Libya, Vol. (26) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.
Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses , Sorted by Newest: Pdf file
El-Karnawdy, F.O.M. & Swaisy, A.S.M. (2022) Current status of floristic structure in Wadi EL-Zekr, Zliten City, Libya. Middle East International Conference on Contemporary Scientific Studies-VII-Beirut Arab University, Lebanon-March 3-4, 2022. ( , Wadi EL-Zekr, Zliten 2022
Alteerah, M.A., El-Barasi, Y.M., Ali Alwerfally, A. (2021) Vegetation cover composition and seed bank study of beach sand dunes in Karkurah coastal area, east of Libya. Sustainability, Agri, Food and Environmental Research.


Karkurah coastal 2021
Omar, N., El-Mghrbi, N.G., Rahil, r.O., Alaib, M.A., Alzerbi, A.K.(2021) Floristic Composition and Plant Diversity of Western Part of Wadi El- Enaghar, Libya. Species-22 (70), 2021. Pp. (204-2017)


Wadi El- Enaghar 2021
Aljarroushi, M.M. & Almedham, K. E. (2016) Geographical distribution and Life form of plants in Sassu Valley, Misurata area, Libya. Al-satil Vol. 10 No. 15 March 2016 ( Sassu Valley 2016
Al-Masalati, N. A. A. (2013) Plant diversity across the altitudes of the Msallata National Park Reserve Mountains. Master Thesis. Botany Department-College of Science-University of Benghazi-Libya. (In Arabic)
Nawras, A. M. B. (2007) A study of the vegetation cover in the Wadi (Valley) Stowah region. Master Thesis. Botany Department-Faculty of Science-Garyounis University-Libya. (In Arabic).
EL-Habony, A.M. (1999) Vegetation and flora of a sector along Mediterranean cost of Libya from Tobruk to Egyptian border, M.Sc. Thesis, Botany Department-Faculty of Science-Garyounis University, Benghazi, Libya. (In Arabic)