Tamarisk (Tamarix aphylla)

loading
Tamarisk tree in desert, Oman
loading
Loading more images and videos...

Tamarisk fact file

Tamarisk description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderViolales
FamilyTamaricaceae
GenusTamarix (1)

Information on the tamarisk (Tamarix aphylla) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
athel pine, athel tamarisk, athel tree, saltcedar.
Top

Tamarisk status

The tamarisk has not yet been assessed by the IUCN.

Top

Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

Top

References

  1. IUCN Red List (May, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
X
Close

Image credit

Tamarisk tree in desert, Oman  
Tamarisk tree in desert, Oman

© Muhammad A. Al Shanfari / www.dhofarx.com

Muhammad Abdullah Said Al Shanfari
Salalah,
Dhofar Governorate,
Sultanate of Oman
Tel: (+968) 9929 1441
shanfari.net@gmail.com
http://www.dhofarx.com

X
Close

Link to this photo

ARKive species - Tamarisk (Tamarix aphylla) Embed this ARKive thumbnail link ("portlet") by copying and pasting the code below.

Terms of Use - The displayed portlet may be used as a link from your website to ARKive's online content for private, scientific, conservation or educational purposes only. It may NOT be used within Apps.

Read more about

X
Close

MyARKive

MyARKive offers the scrapbook feature to signed-up members, allowing you to organize your favourite ARKive images and videos and share them with friends.

Play the Team WILD game:

Team WILD, an elite squadron of science superheroes, needs your help! Your mission: protect and conserve the planet’s species and habitats from destruction.

Conservation in Action

Which species are on the road to recovery? Find out now »

This species is featured in:

This species is featured in Jewels of the UAE, which showcases biodiversity found in the United Arab Emirates in association with the Environment Agency – Abu Dhabi.

Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Donate today!

Blog