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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Amaranthaceae s.l.
Cladus: Chenopodiaceae s.str.
Subfamilia: Salsoloideae
Tribus: Caroxyleae
Genus: Caroxylon
Species: Caroxylon glabrescens

Varietates: C. g. var. apiculatum – C. g. var. glabrescens

(Varietas included in synonymy by Hassler and Govaerts 2019.)

Caroxylon glabrescens (Burtt Davy) Akhani & Roalson, Int. J. Plant Sci. 168(6): 947. (2007)

Salsola glabrescens Burtt Davy, Man. Pl. Transvaal [Burtt Davy] 1: 50, 177. (1926)
Type: South Africa: Transvaal Near Bloemhof, 1.250m. 19.02.1904 Burtt Davy 1496. Holotype: K-000243951; Isotypes: K000243950, PRE-0370836-0, PRE-0592860-0, PRE-0592861-0.

Native distribution areas:

Southern Africa
Botswana: southern Kalahari; Namibia?; South Africa (NW, FS, NC): Bushmanland (E), Upper Karoo (E), salt pan regions of western Free State and adjacent North-West Province.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition
Primary references

Akhani, H., Edwards, G. & Roalson, E.H. 2007. Diversification of the Old World Salsoleae s.l. (Chenopodiaceae): Molecular Phylogenetic Analysis of Nuclear and Chloroplast Data Sets and a Revised Classification. International Journal of Plant Sciences 168(6): 931–956. DOI: 10.1086/518263 ResearchGate Reference page. : 947.
Burtt-Davy, J. 1926. A manual of the flowering plants and ferns of the Transvaal with Swaziland, South Africa. Part I: Pteridophyta to Bombacaceae. Pp. 1–271, fig. 1–40. Longmans, Green and Co., London. Reference page. : 50, 177.

Additional references

Mucina, L. 2017. Caroxylon (Chenopodiaceae s.str.) in continental southern Africa and Madagascar: a preliminary nomenclatural synopsis and biogeographical considerations. Phytotaxa 312(2): 151–178. DOI: 10.11646/phytotaxa.312.2.1 Reference page. : 163


Hassler, M. 2018. Caroxylon glabrescens. World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World In: Roskovh, Y., Abucay, L., Orrell, T., Nicolson, D., Bailly, N., Kirk, P., Bourgoin, T., DeWalt, R.E., Decock, W., De Wever, A., Nieukerken, E. van, Zarucchi, J. & Penev, L., eds. 2018. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2018 June 28. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2016. Caroxylon glabrescens. Published online. Accessed: 5 December 2016.
Govaerts, R. et al. 2019. Caroxylon glabrescens in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2019 Mar. 07. Reference page.

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