Skip to content

Moricandia nitens (Viv.) E.A.Durand & Barratte

Category: Tag:
Moricandia nitens (Viv.) E.A.Durand & Barratte , Life Form: Ch,   Flowering in: Sept-Oct,   Vern:——-  ,   Phytochoria: SA,  The native range of this species is Tunisia to Israel. , Notes: Wild in Libya, in rocks, stony mound.

For more information:,,,,


Distribution in Libya
Al-Jabal Al-Akhder Marmarica Plateau
Between Derna and Al-Tamimi 1975 Reported in Marmarica north-eastern part of Libya by Pampanini 1930 Between Derna and Al-Tamimi, (60km) before Tobruk 1975  From Tobruk to Egyptian Border 1999 Marmarica (north-eastern part of Libya) 2002


Bibliographic references:  
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:  
Ali, S.I. & Jafri, S.M.H. (1977) Flora of Libya, Brassicaceae Vol. (23) Department of Botany, Al-Faateh Univ., Tripoli, Libya.
Second: Researches and PhD theses, master theses , Sorted by Newest: pdf files
Saaed, M.W.B., EL-Barasi, Y.M. & Rahil, R.O. (2021) An updated checklist and quantitative analysis of the Marmarica Plateau flora, in the north-eastern part of Libya. Phytotaxa 509 (1): 001-055., An updated Marmarica Plateau flora 2021
El-Shaary M.S. (2002). The Natural Vegetation in Marmarica plateau (North-eastern Libya). First ed. Tobruk (Libya): Published by the local Authority. (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)