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