Halostachys caspica C.A.Mey.

First cooperativc Sino-American expedition to the People's Republic of China,
sponsored by the Institute of Botany, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Bei-
jing, and the Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden, Claremont, California.
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Plants of The People's Republic of China
Chenopodiaceae
Halostachys caspica (Bieberstein) CA. Meyer
XINJIANG UYGUR ZIZHIQU: South margin of the Horo
Shan (part of Tien Shan), north margin of the Tarim Basin, 1393
road km east of Kuqa on road to Korla, 6.8 road km west of
Qedir. Open sandy alkaline soil near pools with Phragmites,
Tamarix, Aeluropus, Kalidium, Lycium, etc.
Altitude: 1000 meters. Coordinates: 41°58'N, 84°50'E.
James D. Morefield 5027	11 June 1989
with Ii Bosheng, Kong Lingshao, Loren Rieseberg, Guo Ke,
Aaron Liston, and Anver Sadir.
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