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Polycarpon alsinifolium (Biv.) DC., it is an annual or biennial herb. Stems up to 12 cm, decumbent, very branched at the base. Leaves 1.3-15 x 0.5-5.5 mm, elliptical-lanceolate, glabrous, papillose on the margin and median vein, somewhat fleshy, often purple. Stipules scarious, ovate-acuminate, silvery. Flowers of (2-) 2.2-3 mm., Life Form: Th,   Flowering in: Mar-Jun,   Vern:———–,   Phytochoria: MED,  The native range of this species is Canary Islands, Medit.  Notes: Wild in Libya.

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Distribution in Libya
Marmarica Plateau
Reported in Marmarica north-eastern part of Libya by Pampanini 1930


Bibliographic references:  
First: Encyclopedia Flora of Libyan:  
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