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Taxon: Salsola kali L.

Genus: Salsola
Family: Chenopodiaceae subfamily: Salsoloideae tribe: Salsoleae. Also placed in: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 310094
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:222. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Comment: non Salsola kali auct. nonn. (= S. tragus L.)
Name verified on: 02-Dec-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 12-Jul-2011
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared aquatic or terrestrial noxious weed and/or noxious-weed seed in these U.S. states (see state noxious weed lists), with links to state information or web documents:
HI*°.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

Common names:

  • common saltwort   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • prickly saltwort   (Source: Biblioth Bot 149:142) – English
  • roly-poly   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • soft roly-poly   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • Kali-Salzkraut   (Source: Biblioth Bot 149:142) – German
  • Kalikraut   (Source: Biblioth Bot 149:142) – German
  • barrilha-espinhosa   (Source: Biblioth Bot 149:142) – Portuguese
  • barrilheira   (Source: Biblioth Bot 149:142) – Portuguese
  • cardo-da-Rússia   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • corredor-de-estepe   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • barrila borde   (Source: Biblioth Bot 149:142) – Spanish
  • barrila pinchosa   (Source: Biblioth Bot 149:142) – Spanish
  • sodaört   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish
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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Denmark; Finland [s.]; Ireland; Norway [s.]; Sweden [s.]; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Belgium; Germany [n.]; Hungary; Netherlands [n.]; Poland [n.]
    East Europe: Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Russian Federation - Kaliningrad, Leningrad
    Southwestern Europe: France [n. & w.]; Portugal; Spain

      Naturalized:
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Canada [e.]
    Mexico
    United States [e. & w.]
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Southern South America: Argentina; Chile

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • Allan, H. H. B. et al. 1961–. Flora of New Zealand.
  • Australian Systematic Botany Society. 1981. Flora of central Australia.
  • Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963–1968. Flora of Java.
  • Black, J. M. 1943–1957. Flora of Southern Australia, ed. 2.
  • Botschantzev, V. 1969. The genus Salsola; a concise history of its development and dispersal [Russ.]. Bot. Zhurn. (Moscow & Leningrad) 54:991.
  • CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland. 1974. The CIBA-GEIGY Weed Tables.
  • Cabrera, A. L. & E. M. Zardini. 1978. Manual de la flora de los alrededores de Buenos Aires.
  • Duncan, W. H. & J. T. Kartesz. 1981. Vascular flora of Georgia: an annotated checklist.
  • Eriksson, O. et al. 1979. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 2.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • George, A. S., ed. 1984. Flora of Australia. 4:314.
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1963. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada.
  • Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984–. Med-Checklist.
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. [re. Brazilian common names].
  • Harrington, H. 1954. Manual of the plants of Colorado.
  • Hegi, G. et al. 1960. Illustrierte Flora von Mittel-Europa. ed. 1:1906-1931; ed. 2:1936-68; ed. 3:1966- 3:742.
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955–1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  • Holm, L. et al. 1979. A geographical atlas of world weeds.
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS). Australian plant common name database (on-line resource).
  • Jalas, J. & J. Suominen. 1972–. Atlas florae europaeae.
  • Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR.
  • Lems, K. 1960. Floristic botany of the Canary islands.
  • Merxmüller, H., ed. 1966–1972. Prodromus einer flora von Sudwestafrika.
  • Miller, A. G. & T. A. Cope. 1996–. Flora of the Arabian Peninsula and Socotra.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Quézel, P. & S. Santa. 1962–1963. Nouvelle flore de l'Algerie.
  • Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963–. Flora iranica.
  • Rilke, S. 1999. Revision der Sektion Salsola s.l. der Gattung Salsola (Chenopodiaceae). Biblioth. Bot. 149:141.
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. 1948–. Flora malesiana.
  • Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1993. Flora europaea, second edition.
  • Weber, E. 2003. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds.
  • Welsh, S. L. & G. Moore. 1973. Utah Plants.
  • Willis, J. H. 1970–1972. A handbook to plants in Victoria.
  • Zohary, M. 1950. The flora of Iraq and its phytogeographical subdivision.
  • Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. 1996. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74., 1999
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