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Atriplex mollis Desf., it is a subshrub or shrub and grows primarily in the subtropical biome., Life Form: Ch, Flowering in: Auq-Nov, Vern: Gatf, Phytochoria: SA, The native range of this species is Kriti , N. Africa. Notes: Wild in Libya.

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Distribution in Libya
Al-Jafarah Plain Jabal Nafusa
(30 km) from Sabratah to Zwarar, Ghambun, between Al-Assa and Al-Watia 1976 Jado 1977
Sirte Plains Marmarica Plateau
(10 km) before Sirte, Tobruk 1975 (55 km) before Sirte 1977 Reported in Marmarica north-eastern part of Libya by Pampanini 1930 Tobruk 1975 Tobruk 1977 Marmarica (north-eastern part of Libya) 2002 Dafna region (Tobruk to Msaid) 2008


Bibliographic references:  
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:  
Jafri, S. M. H. & El-Gadi, A. (1978) Flora of Libya, Chenopodiaceae Vol. (58) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.
Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses , Sorted by Newest:  
Barrani, M. W. (2008) A study of environmental degradation factors in the semi-desert Dafna region-Libya. Master Thesis-Department of Science and environmental engineering-Postgraduate Academy Benghazi branch. (In Arabic)
El-Shaary MS. 2002. The Natural Vegetation in Marmarica plateau (North-eastern Libya). First ed. Tobruk (Libya): Published by the local Authority. (In Arabic)