Source: Greuter, W. (2006+): Compositae (pro parte majore). – In: Greuter, W. & Raab-Straube, E. von (ed.): Compositae. Euro+Med Plantbase - the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity.
Atractylis L., Sp. Pl.: 829. 1753
    • =Acarna Boehm. in Ludwig, Def. Gen. Pl., ed. 3: 195. 1760 [is earlier homonym of Acarna Hill 1762]


    AE(G) Ag Bl(I M N) Ca(C dF dG L dP T) Cr Cy Eg Ga(F) Gr Hs(G S) Ir It Jo Le Li Lu Ma Mk Sa Si(M S) Sn Sy Tn Tu(A) 

    Euro+Med: Algeria native; Baleares native (Ibiza native, Mallorca native, Menorca native); Canary islands native (Fuerteventura native: doubtfully native, Gomera native: doubtfully native, Gran Canaria native, La Palma native: doubtfully native, Lanzarote native, Tenerife native); Crete, with Karpathos native; Cyprus native; East Aegean islands (Greek East Aegean islands native); Egypt native; Former Yugoslavia native; France, with Channel is. and Monaco (France native); Greece native; Israel/Palestine native; Italy native; Jordan native; Lebanon native; Libya native; Morocco native; North Macedonia native; Portugal native; Sardinia native; Sicily, with Malta native (Malta native, Sicily native); Sinai native; Spain, with Gibraltar and Andorra native (Gibraltar native, Spain native); Syria native; Tunisia native; Turkey (Turkey, Asiatic part native)

    Common Names

    Arabic (Lebanon): أَدّادA, أَشْخيصA; Arabic (Syria): أَدّادB, أَشْخيصB; Hebrew (Israel): חֻרְשָׁףC, חורשףC; Italian (Italy): MasticognaD


    A. Nehmé, M., Dictionnaire Etymologique de la Flore du Liban. 2000
    B. Nehmé, M., Etymological Dictionary of Syrian Flora. 2008
    C. Danin, A., Flora of Israel Online
    D. Pignatti, S., Flora d'Italia 3. 1982