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Catananche arenaria Coss. & Durieu, Life Form: Th, Flowering in: Mar-Apr,   Vern: Geez el Ghazal, Phytochoria: SA, The native range of this species is W. & Central Sahara.,   Notes: Wild in Libya.

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Distribution in Libya
Al-Jafarah Plain Sirte Plains Jabal Nafusa
Wadi El-Atal 1975 Bir el Churgia, Misurata–Sirte road 1958 Weshka, (27 km) from Weshka 1975 Msallata (Shaafien) 2017
Al-Jabal Al-Akhder Al-Qibla area
From Zawiet Tamula to Al-Manarh, From to Lasastata and Bishtaya 2019 Al-Abiar (Sidi Amohamed forest) 2020 Wadis South of Mizda 2013


Bibliographic references:  
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:  
Jafri, S. M. H. & El-Gadi, A. (1983) Flora of Libya, Asteraceae Vol. (107) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.
Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses , Sorted by Newest: pdf files
Al-Amrouni, M,M., Al-Zarbi, A., Al-Aeb, M. A. (2020) Study of vegetation cover in Sidi Amohamed forest north of the city of Al-Abyar in the Al-Jabal Al-Al-Akhdar. Libya. Journal of Quality Assurance for Scientific Research-The first issue-April-2020 (In Arabic)., غابة سيدي أمحمد شمال مدينة الابيار2020
Ali, A. M., Lashhab, S. R., Abu-Aweena, A. A.M. (2019) Classification of vegetation cover and its geographical distribution in the area extending between Al-Haniya and Wadi Zagzoog in the north to Lasastata and Bishtaya in the south. Al-Jabal Al-Akhdar eastern Libya. Issue (61) Journal of Science and Human Studies- Al-Marj-University of Benghazi-Libya (In Arabic),,  
Bahri, N.M. (2017) Identify, Limit and Determine the Vegetation Types of Wadi Ka’am Areas, Libya. Journal of Marine Sciences and Environmental Technologies-Volume (3) -Issue (2) (In Arabic) وادي كعام ومناطق اخري 2017
Mohamed, F.J. (2013) A Taxonomic Study of Wadis Flora South of Mizda at the intersections with Mizda-Sebha Highway. Master Thesis. Department of Botany-Faculty of Science-Sebha University. Libya. (In Arabic)