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Abstract

Datura ferox and Oldenlandia corymbosa: new record to the UAE flora.

Abstract

Datura ferox (Solanaceae) and Oldenlandia corymbosa (Rubiaceae) have been recorded for the first time from different parts of the United Arab Emirates. D. ferox which is rare in the country was found in the mountainous region of Ras al Khaimah emirate, while O. corymbosa was observed in various areas of Dubai emirate.