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Cerastium ligusticum Viv., it is an annual plant up to 40 cm high, lower bracts without a membranous edge and also hairy on the upper side, upper ones with a narrow skin edge.,  Life Form: Th,   Flowering in: Mar-May,   Vern:———–,   Phytochoria: MED, The native range of this species is Corse to Malta.  Notes: Introduced in Libya.

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Distribution in Libya
Al-Jafarah Plain Benghazi Plain
Reported from Tripoli by Pampanini, Maire and Keith Reported from Benghazi by Pampanini, Maire and Keith


Bibliographic references:  
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:  
Jafri, S.M.H. & El-Gadi, A. (1978) Flora of Libya,  Caryophyllaceae  Vol. (59) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.
Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses , Sorted by Newest: pdf files