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Salvadora persica is a tree occurring over a significant portion of North Africa and the Middle East, as well as portions of East Africa. It is adapted to arid and semi-arid desert type habitats, an example being the Atlantic coastal desert of Morocco. It often is found in association with other Sahelo-Saharan tree species such as Acacia tortilis and Maerua crassifolia.


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