An Account of Phelipanche Pomel (Orobanchaceae) in Iraq

Abdulridha A. Al-Mayah, Widad M. Al-Asadi


Full taxonomical descriptions were given to eight species of  Phelipanche Pomel (Orobanchaceae) recorded in Iraq. A key for species identification, habitat, flowering period, distribution in Iraq, general distribution and comment on species relationships were presented. Floral characteristics, photographs and maps of distribution of species were illustrated. 


Broomrapes; Phelipanche; Orobanchaceae; Parasitic plant; Iraq.

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