Anarrhinum pubescens

Anarrhinum pubescens Fresen.

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Conservation

Conservation Status

Status: Endemic to Egypt

Global availability: Very Rare

Availability in Egypt: Very Rare

Description

Morphology

Glandular-hairy perennial; stems erect, branched from the base, wiry; basal leaves 1-3 x 0.1-0.6 cm, oblanceolate, coarsely dentate in the upper part, acute, the base attenuate into a petiole 3-8 mm; cauline leaves sessile, narrowly elliptic to linear, entire, acute; flowers in spike-like racemes; bracts 2-3 mm, filiform; calyx 1-1.2 mm, deeply divided into 5 lobes, the lobes lanceolate, scarious-margined; corolla 3-3.5 mm, white; capsule c. 2.5 mm, globose, glabrous.

Ecology and Distribution

Dispersal

In Sinai

Distribution

Global Distribution:  Egypt

Local Distribution in Egypt: Sinai

Habitat

Granite soil