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Polycarpaea repens (Forssk.) Asch. & Schweinf.

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Polycarpaea repens (Forssk.) Asch. & Schweinf., it is a perennial plant, villous, spreading to suberect, up 10 25 cm tall. , Life Form: H,   Flowering in: Feb-Jun,   Vern: ————,   Phytochoria: SA+SZ+IT, The native range of this species is Sahara to Pakistan.   Notes: Wild in Libya.

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Distribution in Libya
Cyrenaica Al-Qibla area Al-Jufra area
Reported from Cyrenaica by Pampini, Corti and Maire Reported from Bin Ulid, bir Tininai by Pampini, Corti and Maire  Wadis South of Mizda 2013 Reported Gebel Soda by Pampini, Corti and Maire
Fezzan area Ghat area 
Reported from Brak, Wadi Zigza by Keith Ghat (Between Acacus and Tassili Mountains) 2004 Wadi Tanezzuft 2012


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
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)  
Mukassabi, T.A, Ahmidat, G., Sherif, I.M., ELMogasapi, A.(2012) Checklist and life forms of plant species in contrasting climatic zones of Libya. Biological Diversity and Conservation – 5 / 3 (2012) , plant species in contrasting climatic zones of Libya 2012
Ahmidat, Gh. (2004) Study of the vegetation cover of the area between the Acacus Mountains and the Tassili Mountains (Ghat). Master Thesis. Department of Botany.College of Science. Sebha University. Libya. (In Arabic)