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Zygophyllaceae - Bean Caper Family; Arabic name: shersir

Tribulus pentandrus


Perennial stems branching from base, spreading, covered with short white hairs; Leaves are paired with leaflets 8 to 14; Solitary yellow flower. Fruit along underside of stem Photo taken at Sweihan, Abu Dhabi, UAE


Sandy plains and wadis.

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Karan Raghwa
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Karan Raghwa

أبو ظبي, United Arab Emirates

Spotted on Feb 13, 2010
Submitted on May 8, 2015

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