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Species description or overview

Saltcedar (Tamarix spp.) fact sheet
This NPS fact sheet on saltcedar contains native ranges, plant descriptions, ecological threats, U.S. distributions and habitats, background of introductions, plant reproduction and dispersal, management approaches, alternative native plants, and other useful information.

Taxonomy & nomenclature

Tamarix spp. information from USDA/ARS/GRIN
USDA/ARS/GRIN provides taxonomic (and other) information about Tamarix spp..

Tamarix spp. information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Tamarix spp., as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

Tamarix spp. information from IPNI
The International Plant Names Index (IPNI) provides nomenclatural information--including bibliographical details--about Tamarix spp.. (NOTE: IPNI does not have information on what are currently accepted names and what are taxonomic (i.e., heterotypic) synonyms; ind this information in floras, monographs, checklists, revisions, etc.)


Tamarix spp. (Tamaricaceae): species information from GCW
Information on Tamarix spp. as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Global Compendium of Weeds (GCW).

Full-text articles

Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research
Stone, Charles P., Clifford W. Smith, and J. Timothy Tunison (eds.) . 1992. Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit. ISBN: 0-8248-1474-6.

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