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Gymnocarpos sclerocephalus (Decne.) Dahlgren & Thulin / Homotypic Synonyms: Sclerocephalus arabicus Boiss., Life Form: Th,   Flowering in: Mar-Jul,   Vern:———–,   Phytochoria: SA+IT  The native range of this species is Macaronesia, SE. Spain, N. Africa to W. & S. Iran and Arabian Peninsula.,  Notes: Wild in Libya, in sandy soil with loamy in top.

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Distribution in Libya
Jabal Nafusa Al-Qibla area Al-Jufra area
Gharyan (Sedrores Mountains) 2020 Wadis South of Mizda 2013 (94 km) from Hun, Gebel Soda 1972  Basalt hillock, Gebel Soda, (80 km) from Hun 1973  EL-Jufra 2018
Fezzan area
Fezzan 1972


Bibliographic references:  
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:  
Jafri, S.M.H. & El-Gadi, A. (1977) Flora of Libya,  Illecebraceae  Vol. (37) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.
Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses , Sorted by Newest: pdf files
El-Ahmir, S.M., Mahklouf, M.H., Shanta, M.B., Abo-Jaafer, H.A. (2020) Floristic Study of Sedrores Mountains in Gharyan District-Libya. J. of Advanced Botany and Zoology. Volume 8 / Issue 1. ISSN: 2348-7313., Sedrores Mountains in Gharyan 2020
EL-Barasi,Y.M., Bader, B.M., Barrani. M.W., EL-Hashani, N.M. and Alamrouni, A.O. (2018) Ecological studies on EL-Jufra Desert Depression., Ecological studies On EL-Jufra 2018
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)