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Acantholepis orientalis

Acantholepis orientalis

Acantholepis orientalis is a small annual silvery thistle, found in semi deserts and steppes.
Acantholepis orientalis Acantholepis orientalis is a small annual silvery thistle, found in semi deserts and steppes. Acantholepis orientalis,Geotagged,Israel,Spring

Distribution

The Irano-Turanian region, Central Asia to the Middle East

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Taxonomy
KingdomPlantae
DivisionAngiosperms
ClassEudicots
OrderAsterales
FamilyAsteraceae
GenusAcantholepis
SpeciesAcantholepis orientalis
Photographed in
Israel