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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: Salsoleae
Genus: Xylosalsola

Species: X. arbuscula – X. chiwensis – X. paletzkiana – X. richteri

Xylosalsola Tzvelev, Ukrayins'k. Bot. Zhurn. 50(1): 81. (1993), nom. nov.

Type: Xylosalsola arbuscula (Pall.) Tzvelev


Replaced synonym
Salsola sect. Arbuscula Ulbr., Nat. Pflanzenfam., ed. 2 [Engler & Prantl] 16c: 565. (1934)
Type: Salsola arbuscula Pall.
Salsola sect. Coccosalsola Fenzl sensu Botsch. subsect. Arbuscula (Ulbr.) Botsch., Novosti Sist. Vyssh. Rast. 13: 77. (1976), p.p.

Native distribution areas:

Eastern Europe
E-European Russia
Middle Asia
Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Tadzhikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
Western Asia
Afghanistan, Iran
Xinjiang, Nei Mongol, Gansu, Ningxia
Indian Subcontinent
Pakistan (Baluchistan),

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

Tzvelev, N.N. 1993. Zametki o marevykh (Chenopodiaceae) vostochnoy Evropy = Заметки о маревых Восточной Европы. (Notes on Chenopodiaceae of eastern Europe.) Ukrayins'kyi Botanicnyi Zhurnal 50(1): 78–85. Reference page. : 81
Ulbrich, O.E. 1934. Chenopodiaceae, in: Engler, A. & Prantl, K.A.E. (eds.): Die natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien, ed.2. 16c, Engelmann, Leipzig: 379–584. Reference page. : 565
Botschantzev, V.P. 1976. Conspectus specierum sectionis Coccosalsola Fenzl generis Salsola L. Novosti Sistematiki Vysshikh Rastenii 13: 74–102. (in Russian). Reference page. : 77

Additional 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
Freitag, H. 1997. Salsola sect. Arbuscula. In:
Hedge, I.C., Akhani, H., Freitag, H., Kothe-Heinrich, G., Podlech, D., Rilke, S. & Uotila, P. 1997. Chenopodiaceae. In: Rechinger, K.H. (ed.): Flora Iranica Vol. 172. 371 pp., 212 tab., Akademische Druck- u. Verlagsanstalt Graz. Reference page. : 169.


Hassler, M. 2019. Xylosalsola. 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. 2019. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life. Published online. Accessed: 2019 May 14. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2019. Xylosalsola. Published online. Accessed: May 14 2019.
Govaerts, R. et al. 2019. Xylosalsola in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published online. Accessed: 2019 May 14. Reference page. 2019. Xylosalsola. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published online. Accessed: 14 May 2019.

Xylosalsola is a genus of flowering plants belonging to the family Amaranthaceae.[1]

Its native range is Southern European Russia to Mongolia and Pakistan.[1]


Xylosalsola arbuscula (Pall.) Tzvelev
Xylosalsola chiwensis (Popov) Akhani & Roalson
Xylosalsola paletzkiana (Litv.) Akhani & Roalson
Xylosalsola richteri (Moq.) Akhani & Roalson


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