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Russian thistle
Salsola tragus L.

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Caryophyllidae
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Genus: Salsola

Other System Links

Plants: SATR12
Bayer: SASKR
GRIN: 32817
ITIS: 520950

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
prickly Russian thistle

Related Scientific Names:

Salsola iberica L.(Synonym)


Category: Forbs/Herbs