EPPO Global Database

Salsola kali subsp. tragus(SASKT)

Code created in: 2004-04-17

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: SASKT
  • Preferred name: Salsola kali subsp. tragus
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Čelakovský


While subsp. kali is recognized as having a distinctly Atlantic and northern distribution in Europe, subsp. tragus has a more extensive distribution thoroughly confused with that of subsp. ruthenica. A recent view distinguishes a species (Salsola australis) with  a Mediterranean distribution., coinciding with the concept of subsp. tragus in Flora Europaea  

Introduced and potentially invasive in Central Russia

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Kali australis (Brown) Akhani & Roalson
Salsola australis Brown
Salsola tragus Linnaeus

Common names
Name Language
soude bouc French
солянка сорная Russian
солянка трагус Russian
kum döngelesi Turkish
grmčica  Croatian
slanobýl obecný Czech
þornurt Icelandic
slanobyľ Slovak
курай чіплянковий Ukrainian